Gait and Movement Laboratory Company Profile

19:19 EDT 25th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Derby Gait and Movement Laboratory was set up in 1994. The laboratory comprises of a multi-disciplinary team and a range of complex equipment which is used to collect detailed data about how people move. The services provided by the laboratory come under two broad headings and by clicking on the links you can find out more about these.


Derbyshire Royal InfirmaryLondon Road
United Kingdom


Phone: 01332 254793
Fax: 01332 254776

News Articles [672 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Biodex to Bring the First Music-Enabled Biomedical Gait Trainer to ISPRM World Congress

Rehabilitation technology that uses music to help neurological patients recover lost movement will reach a global audience at the International Society of Physical Rehabilitation Medicine’s congress...

World first use of cognitive training reduces gait freezing in Parkinson’s patients

The researchers report significant reduction in the severity and duration of freezing of gait, improved cognitive processing speed and reduced daytime sleepiness. Freezing of gait (FoG) is a disabling...

Cognitive training intervention reduces gait freezing in Parkinson's patients, study shows

The researchers report significant reduction in the severity and duration of freezing of gait, improved cognitive processing speed and reduced daytime sleepiness.

An Avatar Uses Your Gait to Predict How Many Calories You Will Burn

Humans instinctively adopt the gait that requires the least amount of energy given the walking conditions. Without realizing it, we are constantly tweaking our pace, stride length and foot lift. But c...

New research on gait assessment using Shimmer3 IMUs

The way that people walk is generally a good indicator of their musculoskeletal health, and poor or uncoordinated mobility can result in falls and even injury. Gait research is frequently used as an ...

Top Shoes for People with Gait Concerns and Issues

  Finding the right shoes can be really difficult, it can even be overwhelming for people with abnormal gait issues and foot concerns that affect... Read More →

Non-invasive brain stimulation improves gait impairment of Parkinson's disease patients

(American Friends of Tel Aviv University) A new Tel Aviv University study suggests a novel way of treating the areas of the brain that apparently cause freezing of gait in patients with Parkinson's di...

Off your walker? Foray’s founder Dr. Kavanagh takes a new approach to an old need (podcast)

What’s worse than needing help with gait, mobility and balance? Being told you need a walker. No wonder, when the typical walker basically screams “frail elderly,” and is difficult t...

PubMed Articles [1704 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Evidence for subtypes of freezing of gait in Parkinson's disease.

The purpose of this study is to identify and characterize subtypes of freezing of gait by using a novel questionnaire designed to delineate freezing patterns based on self-reported and behavioral gait...

Free-living and laboratory gait characteristics in patients with multiple sclerosis.

Wearable sensors offer the potential to bring new knowledge to inform interventions in patients affected by multiple sclerosis (MS) by thoroughly quantifying gait characteristics and gait deficits fro...

P 128 - Influence of stance phase shifts in the movement analysis profile and the Gait Profile Score for cerebral palsy patients.

The Gait Profile Score (GPS) is used as a summary index to interpret gait abnormalities compared to a reference group, but stance phase shifts in gait cycles are not considered. The aim of this work i...

Effects of manipulated auditory information on local dynamic gait stability.

Auditory information affects sensorimotor control of gait. Noise or active noise cancelling alters the perception of movement related sounds and, probably, gait stability. The aim of the current study...

Good agreement between smart device and inertial sensor-based gait parameters during a 6-min walk.

Traditional laboratory-based kinetic and kinematic gait analyses are expensive, time-intensive, and impractical for clinical settings. Inertial sensors have gained popularity in gait analysis research...

Clinical Trials [3322 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Gait Asymmetry Assessed Using Portable Gait Analysis System

To date, detailed analysis of movement patterns in orthopaedic conditions are mainly performed in research projects. Because these tests are time consuming, they are not feasible in clinic...

The Effect of a Walking Assist Robot on Gait Function and Brain Activity in Stroke Patients and Elderly Adults

The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of the new wearable hip assist robot, gait enhancing mechatronic system (GEMS) developed by Samsung Advanced Institute of Technolog...

Efficacy of a Mechanical Gait Repetitive Training Technique in Hemiparetic Stroke Patients

Modern concepts of gait rehabilitation after stroke favor a task-specific repetitive approach. This study aims to test the efficacy on gait recovery of a mechanized gait trainer enabling n...

Development of an Acceleration Based Fall Risk Detector

Because the increasing fall problem, mainly due to an impaired gait and balance ability, this study will investigate fall risk by detecting fall related movement characteristics. Based on ...

Gait Evaluation of Experienced Below Knee Amputees

Post traumatic amputees with an experience of over 3 months of prosthesis use at home, without any known difficulty using the prosthesis and without stump pathology, using no assistive dev...

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Gait and Movement Laboratory

The Derby Gait and Movement Laboratory was set up in 1994. The laboratory comprises of a multi-disciplinary team and a range of complex equipment which is used to collect detailed data about how peopl...

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Parkinsons & Movement Disorders Center

To provide expert, compassionate care for persons with movement disoders using a multidiciplinary approach and up to date treatment modalities. Appointments available in a timely fashion.


MOVABLE is on a mission to inspire movement and improve the health and performance of youth everywhere. By combining MOVchallenge, a group activity program that motivates children...

Contract Laboratory Inc

Contract Laboratory .com is an innovative, interactive web-based platform for laboratory outsourcing. Contract Laboratory .com was developed and is operated by Contract Laboratory Inc. Incorporated. C...

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