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Virtual reality for management of pain in hospitalized patients: A randomized comparative effectiveness trial.

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Summary of "Virtual reality for management of pain in hospitalized patients: A randomized comparative effectiveness trial."

Therapeutic virtual reality (VR) has emerged as an effective, drug-free tool for pain management, but there is a lack of randomized, controlled data evaluating its effectiveness in hospitalized patients. We sought to measure the impact of on-demand VR versus "health and wellness" television programming for pain in hospitalized patients.

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0219115

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