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Metabolic responses to wii fit™ video games : March 2011

Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 2011 Mar;25(3):689-93.Metabolic responses to wii fit™ video games at different game levels.Worley JR, Rogers SN, Kraemer RR. Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana +/- Click for more/less From Pubmed … Continue reading

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Lessons learned: Staff perceptions of the Nintendo Wii as a health promotion tool within an aged-care and disability service.

Health promotion journal of Australia, 2010 Dec;21(3):189-95. Higgins HC, Horton JK, Hodgkinson BC, Muggleton SB. Blue Care, Milton, Queensland. +/- Click for more/less AbstractIssue addressed: Enhancing opportunities for all older people to be physically and mentally active is an imperative … Continue reading

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Feasibility of congestive heart failure telemanagement using a wii-based telecare platform.

Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE 2010;1:2211-4. Finkelstein J, Wood J, Cha E, Orlov A, Dennison C. Chronic Disease Informatics Program, Johns Hopkins University, USA. +/- Click for more/less AbstractA gaming platform … Continue reading

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The effects of Nintendo Wii on physical health

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A GAME A DAY KEEPS THE DOCTOR AWAY: A SHORT REVIEW OF COMPUTER GAMES IN MENTAL HEALTHCARE (2008)

+/- Click for more/less A Game A Day Keeps the Doctor Away: A Short Review of Computer Games in Mental Healthcareby: Luciano Gamberini, Giacinto Barres, Alice Majer, and Fabiola ScarpettaJournal of CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation,Summer 2008, Volume 1, Issue 2 pages … Continue reading

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