ProductGait Trainerâ„¢ 3
CompanyBiodex Medical Systems, Inc.
Telephone+1-631-924-9000
Emaildgronachan@biodex.com
Application FieldLower Extremity, Other
UsageClinical Usage
IndicationsGenerate and modulate muscle force, Develop muscular endurance, Coordinate muscle activity, Develop cardiovascular and aerobic capacity, Modulate and control speed, Achieve appropriate forms of dexterity, Process and integrate sensory information, Psychological and cognitive function
Device typeSensory Device/Virtual Reality/Augmented Feedback
Video Linkhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CfzoFNoJ3E
SummaryMonitors & records step length and speed & left to right time distribution. Audio & visual biofeedback prompt patients into proper gait patterns. Reports document progress comparing to normative data.
Long DescriptionThe Biodex Gait Trainerâ„¢ 3 is designed with an instrumented deck that monitors and records step length, step speed and right-to-left time distribution, providing a comparison of real-time footfall to target step length. Audio and visual biofeedback prompt patients into a correct gait pattern with both pictorial and written ques informing the patient what they are doing right and what they need to do to correct improper gait patterns. Real-Time Biofeedback of important gait characteristics helps patients stay on target in each phase of rehabilitation. Objective documentation is provided for both testing and training sessions while comparisons to normative data helps establish the treatment plan and documents progress and outcomes. All patient data can be stored for later recall and comparison. The open-platform design enables the therapist to assist limb advancement when necessary and accommodates the Biodex Unweighing System for Body Weight Support Treadmill Training (BWSTT).
Medical Device ClassEurope: Im
USA: I
Link to Literaturehttp://www.biodex.com/brochure/gait
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