Balance measurement can be used to identify concussions in sports. In addition, baseline surveys can be used to prevent concussions as well as to build sport performance profiles. The ability to maintain postural control is determined by main input from visual, vestibular, and somatosensory proprioceptive systems, that coordinate muscles seamlessly. After a concussion, the cooperation…
Ainone in Health Europa: Reducing fall risk in the elderly population with Romberg test and sensor technology
The fall risk in the elderly population has generated a lot of discussion in Finland, but is also a major concern worldwide due to the economic costs of falls. Studies show that imbalance is perhaps the most significant factor leading to falls, which explains up to half of the risk factors leading to falls. If…
Balance control pilot study: Balance evaluation is an important piece of the puzzle in sports and lower limb injuries. Read the article and find out more about the study on Health Europa’s website >>.
Read more in the 17th issue of Health Europa, on page numbers 240-241: https://www.healtheuropa.eu/health-europa-quarterly-issue-17/107971/
Jokerit Hockey Club is using different tools including Suunto 9 sports watches and Movesense-powered Ainone Balance to manage players’ training and recovery. Balance measurement can be used to help to assess an athelete’s perfomance as well as potential injury risks. Read more about the cooperation between Ainone and Jokerit Hockey Club: https://www.movesense.com/news/2021/04/jokerit-hockey-club-leads-sportstech-use-in-khl/
Read what Health Europa writes about Ainone: https://www.healtheuropa.eu/finding-a-balance-in-neurological-health-treatment/107376/
New technology — also used in professional ice hockey — enables easier and more accurate balance measurement at the Birgittakoti care home in Naantali
Naantali.fi 4.2.2020 Balance measurements for the elderly have begun at the Birgittakoti care home in Naantali, with a new mobile measurement technology previously used to rehabilitate professional ice hockey players.
RELEASED ON 21 AUGUST 2019 Ainone Balance® Software, created by the Finnish company Ainone for balance measurement, is intended for use by health care and coaching professionals. Ainone Balance® is a CE labelled medical device.