News & Updates Articles matching "ian slater" Sort Sort by Date (most recent) Date (oldest) Topic Topic Filter All Strategy & Procedure Motor Fraud Disease Catastrophic Injury Commercial Insurance Costs Liability Local Authority Professional Indemnity Scotland VR Series #5 Dementia 26 Apr 2018 I would imagine that most people reading this article have some experience of dementia either through knowing or having contact with a sufferer but, nevertheless, I think it is helpful to start off… Read more Tags: Ian Slater Traumatic Brain Injury Increases Risk of Dementia 16 Apr 2018 A study published in the Lancet Psychiatry on Tuesday 10th April suggested that people who have sustained a TBI have a higher risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer's diseases in later life. Read more Tags: Ian Slater VR Series #4 How Does it Work? 13 Apr 2018 It suddenly occurred to me that whilst we are going through this series of articles talking about the multiple potential healthcare benefits of VR we have never actually considered how it all works… Read more Tags: Ian Slater VR Series #3.1 Psychological Therapies Update 09 Apr 2018 Lest you thought that the march of VR research was largely focused across the pond it is of great interest to those of us in the UK to note that Health Minister Lord O’Shaughnessy has recently… Read more Tags: Ian Slater VR Series #3 Psychological Therapies 06 Apr 2018 "From what I’ve seen, its most obvious application in health is for mental health. The brain takes cues from the real world – and to understand how a psychological condition works is very difficult.… Read more Tags: Ian Slater VR Series #2: Virtual Reality and Acute Pain 26 Mar 2018 Welcome to this second in our series of articles exploring virtual reality healthcare and its many potential uses. After VR Physiotherapy we now move to the treatment of acute pain through, in… Read more Tags: Ian Slater VR Series #1: Virtual Reality Physiotherapy 19 Mar 2018 Following last week's highly successful and interesting 'DWF Catastrophic Injury Conference' [13th March 2018] I thought that I would take the opportunity to begin a series of articles related to… Read more Tags: Ian Slater National Spinal Cord Injury Database 12 Feb 2018 Following my last article Predictive Modelling – SCI i thought it worthwhile sharing some information in relation to the National Spinal Cord Injury Database within the US particularly given that I… Read more Tags: Ian Slater Predictive Modelling - SCI 24 Jan 2018 As many of you will know I am a member of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine. My membership includes access to the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Read more Tags: Ian Slater Brain/Computer Interface 19 Jan 2018 A considerable amount of cutting edge research is being undertaken in relation to the creation of a brain / computer interface for use with, specifically, upper limb control. I recently had the honour… Read more Tags: Ian Slater 1 2 → Subscribe to RSS Feed.