Second life will not be forever

Medical students at Imperial College London will get to train in a virtual hospital where it will not matter if they make mistakes and kill their patients. The college says the virtual hospital provides a way of learning from mistakes, but training without consequences could be a problem when students feel nothing about losing a patient when they start practising in the real world.

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