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Using technology in stroke rehabilitation is attractive. Devices such as robots or smartphones can help deliver evidence-based levels of practice intensity and automated feedback without additional labor costs. Currently, however, few technologies have been adopted into everyday rehabilitation.
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Name: JMIR rehabilitation and assistive technologies
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Restoration of functions to the maximum degree possible in a person or persons suffering from a stroke.
Delivery of therapeutic rehabilitation at a distance or offsite using telecommunication technologies.
Psychotherapeutic technique which emphasizes socioenvironmental and interpersonal influences in the resocialization and rehabilitation of the patient. The setting is usually a hospital unit or ward in which professional and nonprofessional staff interact with the patients.
The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.
Using computer technology to create and maintain an environment and project a user's physical presence in that environment allowing the user to interact with it.
Stroke - Cerebrovascular Disease (CVA)
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