May 2012: ReWiiRe on Times Higher Education and Assistive Technologies Magazine.
The Times Higher Education has published a short news item on the project in the Campus Round Up section. Also ReWiiRe has been featured on the front page of the April/May 2012 issue of the Assistive Technologies Magazine.
March - April 2012:
Personalised Wii technology offers stroke survivors a helping hand in rehabilitation, Article by Brunel University Press on 30 Mar 2012. Click here to read the full article.
One of the Stroke Survivors participating in the project has successfully tested our games and platforms. You can find demos of this in the Video Demo page. The data are being Analysed and a summary wil be uploaded to the site when they become available.
The data collection phase has been completed. We are in the process of analysing the patient and therapist questionnaire and interview data. The final prototype of the customised Wii platform, which includes a new game and Graphical User Interface has been successfully tested with our stroke survivor consultants.
We have started
a feasibility study with our with one of our stroke survivor consultants. The final prototype of the customised Wii platform has been developed.
Our first set of data from therapists and patients across our 4 NHS Trusts have arrived.
Our first prototype of the customised Wii platform (instructor-patient tool) has been tested with our patient consultants.
We have started collecting questionnaires from therapists and patients across our 4 NHS Trust
Emmanuel Tsekleves Dionysios Skordoulis, Ioannis Paraskevopoulos, Cherry Kilbride (2011) Wii Your Health: A Low-Cost Wireless System For Home Rehabilitation After Stroke Using Wii Remotes With Its Expansions And Blender. Proceeding of Biomedical Engineering. BioMed 2011, February 16-18/2/2010 Innsbruck, Austria. ACTA Press. DOI:10.2316/P.2011.723-058