Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology
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Dana Kulić and researchers at the University of Waterloo have combined motion sensors with software programs so that people recovering from hip and knee replacements could see how well they were doing their rehabilitative exercises.
Initial results show that the immediate visual feedback the new technology provides makes patients perform better during their physiotherapy appointments.