Gait and Movement Laboratory Company Profile

20:21 EST 11th December 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 [630 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...

Running Tech: What Is A Gait Analysis And Why Should Every Runner Have One?

How a gait analysis can help improve your run, prevent any future injuries and how and where to get one

Acute enlargement of a vascular plaque and gait changes in a young girl

A 15 month old girl presented to the emergency department with a one week history of unsteady gait and approximately three to four unexplained falls each day. She had been walking independently and......

Quick Take:Effect of Cerebellar Stimulation on Gait and Balance Recovery in Patients With Hemiparetic Stroke: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Impairments in gait and balance are not uncommon after stroke, and are associated with poorer functional recovery. The contralesional cerebellum is strongly implicated in the functional reorganization...

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...

Blue Ribbon Highlights Session Recognizes Best Posters from International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders® in Hong Kong

On October 9, 2018, the Blue Ribbon Highlights Session recognized the best clinical and basic research presented in Hong Kong at the International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Diso...

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...

Movement Control: How Our Brain Responds to Unexpected Situations

NewsIn mammals, movement is controlled by circuits spanning throughout the central nervous system from the cortex to the spinal cord. The role of motor cortex in the control of movement is still uncle...

PubMed Articles [1713 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...

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...

Forward arm extension as a cue for gait initiation in Parkinson's patients.

Clinical Trials [3505 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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providing computer modeling, multicameratracking, bioengineering, motion analysis and assessment.

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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