Based on the results of the present laboratory study and previous observational (McKenzie et al., 2006) and training (Glaros
& Janelle, 2001) studies, the effect of variety also may extend to physical activity participation.
Manufacturers that initially balked at letting their software reside on non-proprietary hardware are adapting to accommodate the new requirements, says Greg Glaros
, president of Synexxus Inc., an Arlington, Va-based firm that developed a data distribution system that has been deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan aboard vehicles operated by explosive ordnance disposal teams.
For example, sEMG biofeedback has recently been used to treat temporomandibular disorders (e.g., Crider, Glaros
, Gevirtz, 2005), fecal incontinence (e.g., Dannecker, Wolf, Raab, Hepp, Anthuber, et al., 2005), muscle tension headaches (e.g., Grazzi, Andrasik, D'Amico, Leone, Moschiano, Bussone, 2001) and stroke-related dysphagia (e.g., Crary, Carnaby, Groher, Helseth, 2005).