Virtual reality exercise improves balance of elderly diabetic people

Source: Journal of Physical Therapy Science, 2012, 24 (3) p. 261-265

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: April 2012

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Participants in this trial were put into either the VR group or the control group, which consisted purely of diabetes education without an exercise programme. Balance was measured as postural sway using a force plate, which significantly decreased in the VR group.

Length of Publication: 4 pages

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