IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Astrojumper: Designing a virtual reality exergame to motivate children with autism to exercise

2010 IEEE Virtual Reality Conference (VR)

Author(s): Finkelstein, S.L. ; Nickel, A. ; Barnes, T. ; Suma, E.A.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 March 2010
Conference Location: Boston, MA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 20 March 2010
Page(s): 267 - 268
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-6238-4
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-6237-7
ISBN (Online): 978-1-4244-6236-0
ISSN (Paper): 1087-8270
ISSN (Online): 1087-8270
DOI: 10.1109/VR.2010.5444770
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Children with autism show substantial benefits from rigorous physical activity, however it is often difficult to motivate these individuals to exercise due to their usually sedentary lifestyles.... View More

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