Games for Health 2014: Proceedings of the 4th conference on gaming and playful interaction in healthcare by Ben SchoutenGames for Health 2014: Proceedings of the 4th conference on gaming and playful interaction in healthcare by Ben Schouten

Games for Health 2014: Proceedings of the 4th conference on gaming and playful interaction in…

byBen SchoutenEditorStephen Fedtke, Marlies Schijven

Hardcover | November 10, 2014

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Founded in 2004, the Games for Health Project supports community, knowledge and business development efforts to use cutting-edge games and game technologies to improve health and health care. The Games for Health Conference brings together researchers, medical professionals and game developers to share information about the impact of games, playful interaction and game technologies on health, health care and policy. Over two days, more than 400 attendees participate in over 60 sessions provided by an international array of 80+ speakers, cutting across a wide range of activities in health and health care. Topics include exergaming, physical therapy, disease management, health behavior change, biofeedback, rehab, epidemiology, training, cognitive health, nutrition and health education.

Prof. Dr. Ben Schouten BA is full professor in Playful Interaction at Eindhoven University of Technology, as well as associate professor Play & Game Design at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences. He is a Member of the Dutch Games Association and advisor for the European Commission.Dr. Marlies P. Schijven is a surgeon at the Academ...
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Title:Games for Health 2014: Proceedings of the 4th conference on gaming and playful interaction in…Format:HardcoverDimensions:153 pagesPublished:November 10, 2014Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3658071400

ISBN - 13:9783658071400

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The proceedings covers the peer-reviewed papers from the Games for Health Conference 2014.