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Virtual reality for the treatment of posttraumatic disorders

Authors Moraes T, Andrade A, Paiva W

Received 1 February 2016

Accepted for publication 2 February 2016

Published 7 April 2016 Volume 2016:12 Pages 785—786

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/NDT.S105538

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Editor who approved publication: Dr Roger Pinder


Thiago Mazzoli Moraes,1 Almir Ferreira de Andrade,2 Wellingson Silva Paiva2,3

1Division of Psychology, 2Division of Neurosurgery, University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, SP, Brazil; 3Neurology Center, Samaritano Hospital, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

We read with great interest the recent study by Botella et alpublished in the journal Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. Virtual reality (VR) technology has allowed for the neuropsychological rehabilitation in patients with many neurological diseases including stroke and traumatic brain injury.2,3

Read the original paper by Botella et al

 

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