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UNLABELLED Golomb MR, McDonald BC, Warden SJ, Yonkman J, Saykin AJ, Shirley B, Huber M, Rabin B, AbdelBaky M, Nwosu ME, Barkat-Masih M, Burdea GC. In-home virtual reality videogame telerehabilitation in adolescents with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. OBJECTIVE To investigate whether in-home remotely monitored virtual reality videogame-based telerehabilitation(More)
The convergence of game technology, the Internet, and rehabilitation science forms the second-generation virtual rehabilitation framework. This paper presents the first pilot study designed to look at the feasibility of at-home use of gaming technology adapted to address hand impairments in adolescents with hemiplegia due to perinatal stroke or(More)
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The direct and indirect costs associated with head injuries from stroke or trauma approach $200 billion a year in the United States alone. 1,2 At the completion of standard of care motor retraining (6 to 9 months post stroke), individuals present with varying levels of upper-extremity (UE) functional recovery. Their recovery depends(More)
Rehabilitation interventions for the hand have shown benefits for children with Hemiplegia due to cerebral palsy or traumatic brain injury. Longer interventions are facilitated if training is provided in the patient's home, due to easier access to care and reduced impact on school or work activities. Providing remote rehabilitation over lengthy periods of(More)
—Standard of care treats emotive, cognitive and motor rehabilitation needs post severe traumatic brain injury separately. This paper proposes an alternative in the form of convergent rehabilitation, which uses virtual environments to treat the three domains simultaneously. Two clients chronic post severe TBI participated in a feasibility study in which they(More)
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