The computer game “jumpBALL” could help to prevent thrombosis, help during rehabilitation after a stroke or hip or knee surgery. It is played with your feet.
Exergaming is a form of physical activity which combines exercise and video games. We report on applications in physiotherapy and stroke rehabilitation, the prevention of Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Older adults with mild cognitive impairment showed significant improvement with certain complex thinking and memory skills after exergaming.