Journal of Surgical Simulation 2019; 6: A: 4 - 4

Published: 06 November 2019


Oral presentation

Special Issue: How can virtual reality create a better way to learn basic life support?

Anna Stoilova
Corresponding author: Anna Stoilova, Dual Good Health, UK. Email:


The immersion and engagement of virtual reality can greatly benefit practical training like basic life support, where simulation plays an important part of the learning process. This talk will present the benefits and disadvantages of virtual reality for medical training, and discuss the current state of the medium, with a view to where virtual reality for training and simulation is heading.


virtual reality; basic life support; medical training

Additional Information

This presentation was given at the 8th Annual Homerton Simulation Conference, Homerton University Hospital, London, UK, on 6 December 2018.

Conflict of interest: Anna Stoilova is a co-founder and director of Dual Good Health Ltd