Nintendo Wii rehabilitation ("Wii-hab") provides benefits in Parkinson's disease.

@article{Herz2013NintendoWR,
  title={Nintendo Wii rehabilitation ("Wii-hab") provides benefits in Parkinson's disease.},
  author={Nathan B Herz and Shyamal H. Mehta and Kapil D. Sethi and Paula Jackson and Patricia H. Hall and John C. Morgan},
  journal={Parkinsonism & related disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 11},
  pages={1039-42}
}
Parkinson's disease (PD) impairs both activities of daily living (ADLs) and motor function and has adverse effects on mood in many patients. While dopaminergic medications are quite helpful for motor and ADLs impairments in PD, complementary therapies are also important in helping patients achieve maximum benefits and quality of life. We hypothesized that the Nintendo Wii (Wii) is a useful tool in improving motor and non-motor aspects in patients with PD, given its ability to drive functional… CONTINUE READING
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