TY - CHAP A1 - Felix O. Akinladejo ED1 - Cecilia Sik Lanyi Y1 - 2012-04-27 PY - 2012 T1 - Virtual Environments in Physical Therapy N2 - Virtual Reality is clearly interdisciplinary research. It has, not only Information Technology importance but social, educational, economical importance too. It combines multiple disciplines for the development of virtual reality systems in which the user has the immersive feeling of being in the real world. Virtual reality has several applications in almost all fields of real life. The most typical fields for the application of virtual reality are health-care, engineering and game industry. This book may be a solid basis for the novice and advanced engineers who would like to develop user friendly Virtual Environments for education, rehabilitation and other applications of Virtual Reality. Our book provides a resource for wide variety of people including academicians, designers, developers, educators, engineers, practitioners, researchers, and graduate students. BT - Virtual Reality and Environments SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/37132 DO - 10.5772/37132 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-05-14 ER -