The Physical Effect of Exergames in Healthy Elderly-A Systematic Review.

  title={The Physical Effect of Exergames in Healthy Elderly-A Systematic Review.},
  author={Lisbeth H Larsen and Lone Schou and Henrik Hautop Lund and Henning Langberg},
  journal={Games for health journal},
  volume={2 4},
Exergames have been suggested as an innovative approach to enhance physical activity in the elderly. The objective of this review was to determine the effectiveness of exergames on validated quantitative physical outcomes in healthy elderly individuals. We used Centre for Review and Disseminations guidance to conduct systematic reviews. Four electronic databases were searched. We included randomized controlled trials (RCTs), the study participants were healthy elderly individuals, and the… CONTINUE READING
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