Digitized Tandem Gait Test


Clinical use. We study the line of the step in those patients in whom we want to slatentize the balance disorder of central or peripheral origin that are borderline to the other tests (stabilometry, physical examination), quantifying and graphing the deficit according to the HOBarber scale (v .literature) .You can study simulators or functionals.

Protocol. The patient is invited to climb barefoot on the platform. The patient is asked to memorize a red central line and then he is invited to travel it first to OA and then to OC, for 1.20 m.

Procedures. The H.O. Tandem Gait Test table is used as an indicator Barber

Execution time: 1 minute with open eyes and 1 minute with closed eyes.

Conclusions. Within 30 minutes the operator analyzes the data (indicators), prints the graphs and concludes, delivering everything to the patient in a sealed envelope.

The report written and signed by the doctor with the diagnostic conclusions, prescriptions or therapeutic or clinical in-depth recommendations (MRI, CT etc.) is delivered to the patient after the examination. If the patient is rehabilitative on the basis of disability, the project and the objective are provided as per PRI (individual rehabilitation plan).

Instrumental exams can then be repeated for normal follow-up based on the indicators to be checked over time. If, in order to check over time, the same doctor prescribes the tests to be repeated on a company request.