Simulator Sickness

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A condition in which a person exhibits symptoms similar to motion sickness caused by playing computer-simulation video games
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Eight participants reported that they had experienced motion sickness in the past, and two of these reported experiencing simulator sickness in the past.
Simulator sickness occurrences in the 2E6 Air Combat Maneuvering Simulator (ACMS; NAVTRAEQUIPCEN 80-C-0135-4500-1).
Na figura 2 estao os escores do Simulator Sickness Questionnaire (SSQ), do Inventario de Senso de Presenca (ISP) e da Subjective Units of Disconfort Scale (SUDS), obtidos ao longo das sessoes das fases de linha de base e de intervencao e follow up.
Despite the effort to collect a sample of participants that was representative of the Italian driver population, data from thirteen cases could not be used in statistical analyses since participants reported simulator sickness, thus limiting the generalizability of results.
According to various studies, in virtual environments, high-latency that can result from low frame rates can lead to reduced sense of presence [55], impaired task performance, reduced user response [56][57] or simulator sickness [58].
Second, six participants from the intervention group dropped out because of simulator sickness. Third, only a few participants were willing to undergo follow-up testing, and we therefore had to cancel that part of our study.
Indeed, as revealed by Lin and Parker [10], simulator sickness (i.e., a UX after effect) severity could make the users feel uncomfortable and even withdraw from a virtual environment exposure.
It is important to ventilate and cool the room because subjects are expending energy while bicycling; high-powered fans and air conditioning work together to increase comfort for human subjects and to minimize exertion-related simulator sickness. For most studies, it is best not to replicate real-world locations exactly.
This was partly due to the measurements being assessed and partly to minimise the effects of simulator sickness [43].
In all cases, the reason for discontinuation was the occurrence of simulator sickness in the form of dizziness or nausea.
The Simulator Sickness Questionnaire (SSQ) (Kennedy, Lane, Berbaum, & Lilienthal, 1993) was administered to screen for simulator sickness symptoms before and after the participants completed three acclimation scenarios (curvy roads, stopping, and lane control) and after the main drive.

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