Improving Gait Analysis for the Elderly

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The Research Shows

When measuring normal walking, this portable stride sensor is 94% as accurate as the gold standard GAITRite system, which requires a lab environment. It's more accurate than GAITRite when a walking aid is used.

What it Means

By recording a huge number of strides over a long period of time, and in the wearer's natural setting rather than in a lab, the data is more accurate, and movement disorders can be better identified.

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