Motivating Stroke Patients

2016 Stroke Recovery Tool

By Emma Court | Wall Street Journal

Months of traditional physical therapy, and still partly paralyzed, DavidĀ Tannenbaum turned to a videogame for help. He used a device at NYU Langone Medical Center in which an interactive, on-screen canoe trip retrains the paralyzed hand and brain in basic movements.

To watch the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) video, click here. According to WSJ, the link to the video will expire soon.


Thanks to David Tannenbaum for sharing his story; Emma Court for reporting the story; Wall Street Journal for committing its resources to the story; Google for helping me find the story; and all the people who, directly or indirectly, made it possible to include the picture, text, and links in this post.

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