Category Archives: wii controller

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A Wii virtual activity severe thumb metacarpal injury.

BMJ Case Rep. 2012 Oct 10;2012 Galanopoulos I, Garlapati AK, Ashwood N, Kitsis C. Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Queen’s Hospital, Burton-on-Trent, UK.+/- Click for more/less Abstract In this paper we present a case of a severe thumb bone injury sustained … Continue reading

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Assisting people with disabilities to actively improve their collaborative physical activities with Nintendo Wii Balance Boards

Research in Developmental Disabilities, Volume 33, Issue 4, July–August 2012, Pages 983-989Ching-Hsiang Shih, Man-Ling Chang+/- Click for more/less AbstractThe latest researches have adopted software technology to modify the Nintendo Wii Balance Board functionality and used it to enable two people … Continue reading

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ReWiiRe: Research for Wii Rehabilitation

Text taken from the ReWiire website ReWiiRe stands for Research for Wii technology in Rehabilitation. The project aim is twofold. Firstly to investigate therapist use and the patient experience of using the Nintendo Wii console technology in physical rehabilitation programmes … Continue reading

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Wii Your Health: A Low-Cost Wireless System for Home Rehabilitation after Stroke using Wii Remotes with its Expansions and Blender

Emmanuel Tsekleves, Dionysios Skordoulis, Ioannis Paraskevopoulos, and Cherry KilbrideBiomedical Engineering 2011, February 16-18 2010 Innsbruck, Austria. ACTA Press +/- Click for more/less AbstractFull body motion capture via the Wiimote and the new Wii MotionPlus sensor has yet to be investigated … Continue reading

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Energy Expenditure and Enjoyment during Video Game Play: Differences by Game Type

Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise:October 2011 – Volume 43 – Issue 10 – pp 1987-1993 LYONS, ELIZABETH J.; TATE, DEBORAH F., WARD, DIANNE S.; BOWLING, J. MICHAEL; RIBISL, KURT M.; KALYARARAMAN, SRIRAM +/- Click for more/less AbstractPurpose: Play … Continue reading

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Respiration Tracking Using the Wii Remote Game Controller

Studies in Health Technology and InformaticsVolume 169, 2011 Edited by Anne Moen, Stig Kjær Andersen, Jos Aarts, Petter Hurlen Authors: J. Guirao Aguilar, J.G. Bellika, L. Fernandez Luque, V. Traver Salcedo +/- Click for more/less ABSTRACT Respiration exercises are an … Continue reading

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Enabling people with developmental disabilities to actively perform designated physical activities with Nintendos Wii Balance Boards

Research in Developmental DisabilitiesVolume 32, Issue 6, November-December 2011, Pages 2780-2784 Ching-Hsiang Shiha, Chiao-Chen Chunga, Ching-Tien Shihb, Ling-Che Chena +/- Click for more/less AbstractThe latest researches have adopted software technology turning the Nintendo Wii Balance Board into a high performance … Continue reading

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Assisting people with multiple disabilities by actively keeping the head in an upright position with a Nintendo Wii Remote Controller through the control of an environmental stimulation

Research in Developmental Disabilities Volume 32, Issue 5,  September-October 2011, Pages 2005-2010 Ching-Hsiang Shih, Chia-Ju Shih and Ching-Tien Shih +/- Click for more/less The latest researches have adopted software technology by applying the Nintendo Wii Remote Controller to the correction … Continue reading

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