Augmented reality game-related injury.

Research paper by Kate Gemma KG Richards, Kai Yuen KY Wong, Mansoor M Khan

Indexed on: 21 Dec '18Published on: 21 Dec '18Published in: BMJ case reports


There are an increasing number of injuries associated with ambulatory mobile phone use. Pokémon Go is one of the first widely used mobile phone augmented reality games and generated substantial media interest. We present a case of electrical burns in a Pokémon Go player and review literature on ambulatory mobile phone injuries. © BMJ Publishing Group Limited 2018. No commercial re-use. See rights and permissions. Published by BMJ.