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Virtual reality in rehabilitation

Edited by: Emily A Keshner and Patrice (Tamar) Weiss

An article collection in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation

This collection of articles has not been sponsored and articles have undergone the journal's standard peer-review process overseen by the Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editors. The Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editors declare no competing interests.

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  1. Research

    Simulator sickness when performing gaze shifts within a wide field of view optic flow environment: preliminary evidence for using virtual reality in vestibular rehabilitation

    Wide field of view virtual environments offer some unique features that may be beneficial for use in vestibular rehabilitation. For one, optic flow information extracted from the periphery may be critical for ...

    Patrick J Sparto, Susan L Whitney, Larry F Hodges, Joseph M Furman and Mark S Redfern

    Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2004 1:14

    Published on: 23 December 2004

  2. Review

    Video capture virtual reality as a flexible and effective rehabilitation tool

    Video capture virtual reality (VR) uses a video camera and software to track movement in a single plane without the need to place markers on specific bodily locations. The user's image is thereby embedded with...

    Patrice L Weiss, Debbie Rand, Noomi Katz and Rachel Kizony

    Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2004 1:12

    Published on: 20 December 2004

  3. Research

    Reaching in reality and virtual reality: a comparison of movement kinematics in healthy subjects and in adults with hemiparesis

    Virtual reality (VR) is an innovative tool for sensorimotor rehabilitation increasingly being employed in clinical and community settings. Despite the growing interest in VR, few studies have determined the va...

    Antonin Viau, Anatol G Feldman, Bradford J McFadyen and Mindy F Levin

    Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2004 1:11

    Published on: 14 December 2004

  4. Review

    Motor rehabilitation using virtual reality

    Virtual Reality (VR) provides a unique medium suited to the achievement of several requirements for effective rehabilitation intervention. Specifically, therapy can be provided within a functional, purposeful ...

    Heidi Sveistrup

    Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2004 1:10

    Published on: 10 December 2004