Striking Measures

Illuminating the portfolio of accurate, reliable measurement solutions revolutionizing biomechanical research, clinical patient care, and retail experiences around the world.

Striking Measures inspires researchers, clinicians, and retailers to elevate their professional endeavors with technology through a collection of content showcasing Tekscan’s pressure measurement systems and solutions.

If you follow our blog, you may have seen our recent post about how pressure mapping complements force measurement in gait analysis . That post explains how Tekscan’s systems can enhance other gait lab equipment with additional data. Capturing something as complex as human movement or gait is...
How Pressure Mapping Complements Force Measurement in Gait Analysis
The analysis of human movement provides important information when trying to improve athletic performance, evaluate rehabilitation from an injury, or work towards injury prevention. Human motion is typically described using Kinetic and Kinematic characteristics. Kinematics characteristics include...
Tekscan provides accurate information empowering clinicians and researchers to increase the validity and effectiveness of treatments and/or research. Regardless of which system you choose, you are obtaining accurate, repeatable data for a broad range of tests and insights. Here are some key pieces...
We often hear about the research and clinical uses that Tekscan systems provide for humans, like gait analysis, balance testing, and athletic training. However, the capabilities of our technology reach even further than that. Think hooves, paws, fur, and feathers. That’s right—even...
5 Examples of Research Using Tekscan Technology
With a wide range of uses and applications, we see a lot of unique cases involving Tekscan technology. It’s always interesting to hear about the amazing things people are doing with our sensors, and the issues they are trying to tackle. We like to collect these cases whenever possible—...
There are several clinical applications for a MobileMat system. It not only provides objective data to aid in your assessments, but also serves as an educational resource to help inform and guide your patients. Here’s how: 1. Initial patient assessment Perform initial assessment of your...
The Cost of Injured Athletes
Injuries can have big implications for athletes and their teams. Professional franchises invest millions of dollars in their players, who need to stay healthy to maximize their earnings. An injury can result in lost time for the player and lost money for the organization. This is a concern for...
BESS Test stance
What is the BESS Test? The BESS test ( Balance Error Scoring System ) is a balance assessment protocol that was developed specifically for assessing sports concussions. It is part of the Sport Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT), which was developed by the Concussion in Sport Group as a standard...
Although there are so many existing applications and industries that use Tekscan products, it’s always exciting to hear about something new. Our mat systems are frequently used in both clinical and research settings for orthopaedics, physical therapy, sports medicine, product development/...
Nate Twedt, Head Athletic Trainer at Valparaiso University shared how they were able to bring objective assessments to their athletes using the MobileMat™ with SportsAT™ software. Searching for an Objective Balance System The NCAA requires universities to incorporate balance testing...

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