New Kinect Hack Could Help Relieve Phantom Limb Pain

Approximately 70 percent of amputees struggle with psychosomatically-induced chronic pain in their missing appendage, known as Phantom Limb Syndrome. This has traditionally been treated with Mirror Therapy but with only mixed success. A new system utilizing a Kinect and VR goggles could help bring patients some much… » 2/08/12 12:00am 2/08/12 12:00am