Eric Graves, chief operating officer at Elara Systems analyses the impact of XR applications in the healthcare industry – from innovation to economics. 

If you were to sum up the state of the XR market, it would be quite an understatement to say that the future merely looks bright. Indeed, hardly any other industry can compete with the economic opportunities that exist in the XR space. As terminology is subject to change and interpretation, when we refer to XR in this article, we are specifically referring to Virtual Reality (“VR”), Augmented Reality (“AR”) and Mixed Reality (“MR”). Those three technologies are often banded together and referred to as XR.

In a 2018 study, 78% of Americans said that they were familiar with Virtual Reality. Despite the familiarity, adoption lagged behind recognition. However, when we fast forward to March of 2021, data shows that there are over 150 million users of AR/VR…

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