Skip to main content

Table 3 Criteria for biomechanical measures (extracted from text of Brand [1])

From: Gait analysis methods in rehabilitation

Reproducible
Stable (independent of mood, motivation and pain)
Accurate
Appropriately validated
Capable of distinguishing between normal and abnormal
Must not alter the function it is measuring
Reported in form analogous to accepted clinical concepts
Cost-effective
Not observable by the skilled clinician