Revamping the Reality: Virtual Reality as a distraction intervention technique in oncology therapy

– By Shiney 

“My skin used to itch, and I would experience tingling sensations all over my body, especially when they just had injected the chemotherapy. This could make me crazy, and I felt like shouting for help to get attention and empathy”, explains a male of his scary chemotherapy experience. 
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Design and Manufacturing of Medical Devices

– By Ayushmaan Dutta 

Medical device technology blends together the fields of engineering and medicine together to produce technical solutions to medical conditions. Today, there are over 100,000 various medical devices on the market, and the industry is constantly developing. Medical devices are subject to several regulations and must undergo rigorous Continue Reading…

Subsidizing the future: 3D printing technology in precision medicine and healthcare.

– By Shiney 

Do you believe a nose mask would help in treating acne? Yeah! That’s possible with 3D printing technology, an additive manufacturing technique. A 3D scanner scans the patient’s nose, and a 3D design is generated, which would be a personalized mask. Muwaffak et al. Continue Reading…

Biocompatible Materials: Materials that work in symphony with your body.

– By Omkar Patel

Joint and Implant research has become so advanced in the last few decades that a person with an implant or a bone replacement would do day-to-day tasks similar to a normal person. But have you ever wondered what materials are these implants made of that it has the ability to replace a human bone? Continue Reading…