Virtual Environments for Motor Rehabilitation: Review

  title={Virtual Environments for Motor Rehabilitation: Review},
  author={M. Holden},
  journal={Cyberpsychology & behavior : the impact of the Internet, multimedia and virtual reality on behavior and society},
  volume={8 3},
          187-211; discussion 212-9
  • M. Holden
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine, Computer Science
  • Cyberpsychology & behavior : the impact of the Internet, multimedia and virtual reality on behavior and society
  • In this paper, the current "state of the art" for virtual reality (VR) applications in the field of motor rehabilitation is reviewed. The paper begins with a brief overview of available equipment options. Next, a discussion of the scientific rationale for use of VR in motor rehabilitation is provided. Finally, the major portion of the paper describes the various VR systems that have been developed for use with patients, and the results of clinical studies reported to date in the literature… CONTINUE READING
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