Article Abstract

Virtual humans: transforming mHealth for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Authors: Glenn Albright, Jeremiah T. McMillan

Abstract

The use of virtual humans (VHs) in mHealth to manage health conversations, ranging from screening and education to changing attitudes and behaviors that reduce risk and increase treatment compliance, and treatment itself, holds tremendous potential to cost-effectively transform world-wide healthcare as we know it.