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ACE Report #6878
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Balance training with XBox Kinect in previously injured young male athletes

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

The effect of Xbox Kinect intervention on balance ability for previously injured young competitive male athletes: a preliminary study

Phys Ther Sport. 2014 Aug;15(3):148-55

Contributing Authors: N Vernadakis V Derri E Tsitskari P Antoniou

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63 previously injured young competitive male athletes were included in this study to evaluate the effectiveness of an exergaming (exercises through video games) program on balance ability in comparison to conventional physiotherapy. The results from this study indicated that both interventions provided an improvement in overall stability and limits of stability scores, while the exergaming interve...

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