Video game aims to help young cancer patients

Posted: May 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

In the battle against cancer, one video game is taking the deadly disease head-on. And some young patients are the winners.

Dr. Pamela Rutledge‘s insight:

The beauty of game play: Playing a video game about fighting cancer cells would help patients more clearly visualize the battle in their own bodies, increasing the effectivenss of the treatment, and encourage the development of self-efficacy–a key component to hope and resilience.  

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