Do you want to investigate what healthy posture is and how to promote it? Do you want to in an area where you can help many people develop a healthier spine? Do you want to help potential employers, such as businesses and health insurance companies, save large amounts of money because of your scientific work? If so, you are in the right place!
In addition to the functions of the regular Posture Trainer, the scientific version of The Posture Trainer, the ZEGRA®-S, can record data about one’s posture at a rate of once per second, for up to 200 hours. The data can be uploaded onto a computer and transformed into an Excel Spreadsheet. Besides information regarding posture, the ZEGRA®-S also gathers information on the date, time, whether feedback was given, and which feedback frequency was selected. By pushing the button, specific values can be marked, so the data regarding one’s posture can be assigned to various positions of the spine. This means that you can compile a profile of one’s posture in which it is evident what percent of the time the ZEGRA®-S user remained in a defined range of uprightness, and how often he moved from one range to another.
An Example of Application
Basic Research – Health
Through a comparison of the recorded posture with other parameters, both subjective and objective, one can discover more precisely what healthy posture is and how promote it.