RehabCity: design and validation of a cognitive assessment and rehabilitation tool through gamified simulations of activities of daily living

@inproceedings{Vourvopoulos2014RehabCityDA,
  title={RehabCity: design and validation of a cognitive assessment and rehabilitation tool through gamified simulations of activities of daily living},
  author={Athanasios Vourvopoulos and Ana L{\'u}cia Faria and Kushal Ponnam and Sergi Berm{\'u}dez i Badia},
  booktitle={Advances in Computer Entertainment},
  year={2014}
}
Worldwide, more than one in three adults suffers from a cardiovascular disease. According to the World Health Organization, 15 million people experience a stroke each year and, of these, 5 million stay permanently disabled. The current limitations of traditional rehabilitation methods push towards the design of personalized tools that can be used intensively by patients and therapists in clinical or at-home environments. In this paper we present the design, implementation and validation of… CONTINUE READING