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An investigation of the impact of regular use of the Wii Fit to improve motor and psychosocial outcomes in children with movement difficulties: a pilot study.

Child Care Health Dev. 2013 Jan 30. [Epub ahead of print] Hammond J, Jones V, Hill EL, Green D, Male I. Brighton & Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex, Brighton, East Sussex, UK. +/- Click for more/less Abstract BACKGROUND: Children with … Continue reading

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Motor learning, retention and transfer after virtual-reality-based training in Parkinson’s disease–effect of motor and cognitive demands of games: a longitudinal, controlled clinical study.

Physiotherapy. 2012 Sep;98(3):217-23. Epub 2012 Jul 9. dos Santos Mendes FA, Pompeu JE, Modenesi Lobo A, Guedes da Silva K, Oliveira Tde P, Peterson Zomignani A, Pimentel Piemonte ME. Department of Neuroscience and Behaviour, Institute of Psychology, University of São … Continue reading

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Virtual reality for stroke rehabilitation – Review

Copyright © 2011 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd Kate E Laver, Stacey George, Susie Thomas, Judith E Deutsch, Maria Crotty +/- Click for more/less AbstractBackgroundVirtual reality and interactive video gaming have emerged as new treatment … Continue reading

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Brain activity in goal-directed movements in a real compared to a virtual environment using the Nintendo Wii.

Baumeister J, Reinecke K, Cordes M, Lerch C, Weiss M. Exercise & Brain Lab, Institute of Sports Medicine, Department of Exercise & Health, University of Paderborn, Warburger Str. 100, 33098 Paderborn, Germany. jochen@sportmed.upb.de Neurosci Lett. 2010 Aug 30;481(1):47-50. Epub 2010 … Continue reading

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Effectiveness of Virtual Reality Exercises in Stroke Rehabilitation (EVREST) (2010)

+/- Click for more/less Int J Stroke. 2010 Feb;5(1):47-51. Saposnik G, Mamdani M, Bayley M, Thorpe KE, Hall J, Cohen LG, Teasell R; EVREST Steering Committee; EVREST Study Group for the Stroke Outcome Research Canada Working Group. Abstract BACKGROUND: Evidence … Continue reading

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