Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn


Research in the School of Physiotherapy Movement Laboratory allows gold standard measurement of physical and biological aspects of movement in health and disease and the effects of rehabilitation. The Movement laboratory contains a diversity of research equipment

  • Vicon 250 5-camera infra-red Motion Analysis System
  • Kistler Force Plate
  • Motion Labs 16 Channel EMG
  • Tekscan F-Scan (insoles & mat scan)
  • Biodex 3 Isokinetic Machine
  • Microfet Dynamometer
  • Electrogoniometer
  • Grip Dynamometer
  • Rowing Machine
  • Treadmill with gas analysis
  • Cycle ergometer with gas analysis
  • Arm ergometer
  • Oximeter
  • Spirometer
  • Inspiratory Muscle Trainer

Pictured above is the Movement Lab which contains the Vicon 250 5 camera system, Kistler forceplate and the F-Scan (Tekscan) system.