Virtual Reality Supplemental Teaching at Low-Cost (VRSTL) as a Medical Education Adjunct for Increasing Early Patient Exposure

  • Patrick W. Chang
  • Benjamin C. Chen
  • Catherine E. Jones
  • Kathryn Bunting
  • Chayan Chakraborti
  • Marc J. Kahn
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Abstract

Virtual reality video is 360° viewing platform that allows for augmented experience and interactivity. VR video may be a cost-effective, scalable tool to provide medical educators better control over introducing patient exposure and to supplement curriculum while meeting Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) clerkship requirements.

Keywords

Virtual reality Medical education Simulation 

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© International Association of Medical Science Educators 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrick W. Chang
    • 1
  • Benjamin C. Chen
    • 1
  • Catherine E. Jones
    • 2
  • Kathryn Bunting
    • 3
  • Chayan Chakraborti
    • 2
  • Marc J. Kahn
    • 4
  1. 1.School of MedicineTulane UniversityNew OrleansUSA
  2. 2.Department of Internal Medicine, Tulane University Health Sciences CenterTulane UniversityNew OrleansUSA
  3. 3.Standardized Patient CenterTulane University School of MedicineNew OrleansUSA
  4. 4.Tulane University School of MedicineNew OrleansUSA

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