Comparing performance within a virtual supermarket of children with traumatic brain injury to typically developing children: a pilot study.

@article{Erez2013ComparingPW,
  title={Comparing performance within a virtual supermarket of children with traumatic brain injury to typically developing children: a pilot study.},
  author={Neta Erez and Patrice L. Weiss and Rachel Kizony and Debbie Rand},
  journal={OTJR : occupation, participation and health},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={218-27}
}
The purpose of this study was to determine the usability of a virtual reality environment for pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI) by assessing the performance of a simple virtual shopping task and comparing their results to typically developing peers. Twenty children with TBI and 20 typically developing children, matched in age and sex, "shopped" for four items in a virtual supermarket (VMall). A short feedback questionnaire, Borg's scale of perceived exertion, and the Zoo Map subtest from… CONTINUE READING