Monthly Archives: February 2019

Exergaming to improve complex motor-cognitive performances in patients suffering from dementia

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Exergaming, or “exercise-gaming,” is an exciting new therapy option for patients with dementia. In a recently published study in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, Christian Werner and colleagues attempt to identify predictors of early training response and establish the necessary time course for improved motor-cognitive performance in patients with dementia.