Nintendo Wii(TM) Game Controllers Help Diagnose Eye Disorder, Seoul National University Study

Published: Mar 09, 2012

Wii remotes are not all about fun and games. Scientists can use them to assess and diagnose children with an abnormal head position caused by eye diseases. As described in a recent Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science article, researchers developed a low-cost digital head posture measuring device with Nintendo Wiimotes to help diagnose this condition, medically called ocular torticollis.

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