Inside Story

Interactive game from the Institute of Physics which allows you to explore the human body and have a go at treating diseases.

Enter the site and play the game for yourself here.

 

This game highlights the importance of physics in medicine as it underpins many techniques used to diagnose illness (think X-rays, clinical PET scanning, MRI….) and to treat illnesses (radiotherapy, minimal-access surgery, scaling theory…), the future of medicine looks to be even more tied up in physics.