Whether you are looking for biomechanical insights to develop footwear, artificial joints, or gain a deeper understanding of human/animal movement patterns, information from Tekscan pressure mapping technology can help.
In a clinical setting, a gait curve can be used to help diagnose issues with a person's gait and foot function. Let's look at the possible clinical associations of some common abnormalities that can be identified with the help of gait curves.
A gait curve is a graphical representation of the human walking process, showing forces on the foot over time. This video shows the break down of the different areas within a gait curve, and what the data can show you.