Virtual Reality in Obstetric Patients

Virtual Reality in Obstetric Patients

The purpose of this study is to determine if non-invasive distracting devices (Virtual Reality headset) are more effective than the standard of care (i.e., no technology based distraction) for preventing anxiety and pain scores in women who are undergoing child laboring procedures. The anticipated primary outcome will be a reduction of pregnant females overall anxiety and pain scores before and after such procedure(s), including but not limited to epidural/combined spinal epidural (CSE), IV placement and/or labor.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Device - Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality headset with calming scenery

Virtual Reality Obstetrics Phase 1 & Phase 2 Prospective Study