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Serious games prescription

The newspaper Cahiers du “Monde” Science & Medicine ( number 22285 ) dated Wednesday, September 7, 2016 devotes several pages on serious games prescription.  Serious games perscription is the usage of computer game aids to assist patients to recover from illness.

This article investigates the usage of “serious games” in a hospital setting.  Hammer and Planks, which is part of “serious games”, demonstrates a rehabilitation session after stroke; it was designed by NaturalPad company in collaboration with the research center EuroMov.

 

In picture :
Karima Bakhti ( Physical Therapy at the University Hospital & PhD student at EuroMov )
Antoine Seilles ( company CEO NaturalPad ) Find this article online:

Find this article online: http://www.lemonde.fr/sciences/article/2016/09/05/des-serious-games-a-l-hopital_4992835_1650684.html

A paper version is available at the library of EuroMov.