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Emergency Room 

Emergency Room

You’re not a doctor, you just play one on the computer. It’s a detailed ER simulator with plenty of injuries to treat, that’s also surprisingly accessible.

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Life and Death 2: The Brain

The original Life and Death was a serious simulator of abdominal surgery, and pretty impressive for its time. The surgeries were certainly researched and in-depth, but the game felt fairly limited and short. The patient exam sections had very few symptoms to diagnose, and only two different surgeries could be performed. It was as if […]

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LIfe and Death

I’ve always been interested in the versalitity of video games. Things like computing power, interfaces, graphics, have no inherent purpose to them – they are defined entirely by what the programmers choose to create. And so, while the capabilities afforded to game programmers can make engaging fantasy worlds, they can just as easily be turned […]

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