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Virtual Reality and Rehabilitation Wendy Powell & Vaughan Powell School of Creative Technologies. Intrinsic factors in Virtual Reality which facilitate healthy movement. The use of VR to improve shoulder range of motion.
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Virtual Reality and RehabilitationWendy Powell & Vaughan PowellSchool of Creative Technologies
Intrinsic factors in Virtual Reality which facilitate healthy movement
Other health-related research • Novel approaches to head tracking in VR for patients with neck and shoulder pain • Designing interactive VR for patients with spinal injuries • VR and computer games to promote and facilitate exercise
Relevant Publications • Powell, W., Stevens, B., Hand, S., & Simmonds, M. (2011). Blurring the Boundaries: The Perception of Visual Gain in Treadmill-Mediated Virtual Environments Proceedings of the Workshop on Perceptual Illusion in Virtual Environments (IEEEVR), Singapore • Powell, W. A., Stevens, B., Hand, S., & Simmonds, M. J. (2010). Sounding Better: Fast Audio Cues Increase Walk Speed in Treadmill-Mediated Virtual Rehabilitation Environments. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 154, 202-207. • Powell, V., Stevens, B., Hand, S., & Simmonds, M. (2010). Visual properties of an object affect time to target in VR reaching tasks. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 154, 180-184. • Powell, V and Powell, W (2010), A novel approach to camera tracking in a VR reaching task for patients with shoulder and neck pain . To be presented at CyberTherapy 2010, Seoul, Korea. • Powell, W., Stevens, B., & Simmonds, M. (2009). Treadmill Interface for Virtual Reality vs. Overground Walking: A Comparison of Gait in Individuals with and without Pain. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 144, 198-203. • Powell, W. (2008, April 5-10). Virtually Walking? Developing Exertion Interfaces for Locomotor Rehabilitation. Paper presented at CHI, Florence, Italy. • Powell, W., & Simmonds, M. (2008). Virtual reality: A healthy perspective (Editorial). International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, 15(11), 480-481. • Powell, W., Stevens, B., Hand, S., & Simmonds, M. J. (2007). Software Gearing in a Virtual Environment: The Effect on Perception of Optic Flow. Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, 5, 99-106. • Powell, W., Hand, S., Stevens, B., & Simmonds, M. J. (2006). Optic Flow with a Stereoscopic Display: Sustained Influence on Speed of Locomotion. Annual Review of CyberTherapy and Telemedicine, 4, 65-70.