Using the #exergame with Wii Fit was as effective in rehabilitating ACL patients in a randomized control study (RCT) over 12 weeks of therapy. It goes to show that exergaming equipment can be used effectively if well monitored to improve one's health and rehabilitation - "It's In The Way That You Use It"
Baltaci, G., Harput, G., Haksever, B., Ulusoy, B., & Ozer, H. (2012). Comparison between Nintendo Wii Fit and conventional rehabilitation on functional performance outcomes after hamstring anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: prospective, randomized, controlled, double-blind clinical trial Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy DOI: 10.1007/s00167-012-2034-2
Reading the abstract got me thinking of another exergame rehab image I previously posted,
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