Videogames to Promote Physical Activity in Older Adults with Schizophrenia

Heather Leutwyler, Erin M. Hubbard, Sophia Vinogradov, Glenna A. Dowling

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Older adults with schizophrenia need physical activity interventions to improve their physical health. The purpose of this report is to describe the preliminary acceptability of a videogame-based physical activity program using the Kinect™ for Xbox 360 game system (Microsoft, Redmond, WA) in older adults with schizophrenia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)381-383
Number of pages3
JournalGames for Health Journal
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 1 2012

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
This work was supported by the National Center for Research Resources (grant KL2R024130 to H.L. and UCSF-CTSI grant UL1 RR024131).

Publisher Copyright:
© 2012 Copyright Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.


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