Immersive Virtual Reality for the Management of Pain in Community-Dwelling Older Adults.
"The 6-week immersive VR intervention was applicable and effective in reducing pain intensity for community-dwelling older adults."
Virtual Reality Analgesia During Venipuncture in Pediatric Patients With Onco-Hematological Diseases.
"VR can be considered an effective distraction technique for children and adolescents' pain management during venipuncture. Moreover, VR may elicit positive emotions, more than traditional distraction techniques. This could help patients cope with venipuncture in a non-stressful manner."
Virtual reality for the treatment of neuropathic pain in people with spinal cord injuries
"...these initial findings are promising. Given the limited options available for the effective treatment of neuropathic SCI pain and early evidence of efficacy, they provide valuable incentive for further research."
Virtual Reality for Pediatric Needle Procedural Pain
"In children aged 4-11 years of age undergoing intravenous cannulation or venipuncture, virtual reality was efficacious in decreasing pain and was safe."