The Public University of Navarre has recognized Movalsys S.L. as a technology-based company. Movalsys business consists in the development of a new tool capable of providing objective data of human movement. Applications can be performed both in the medical (i.e. geriatrics and rehabilitation) and sports (i.e. assessment and monitoring of athletes' phisical condition) fields. Movalsys arises from the colaboration between two research groups from the UPNA in the field of Biomedical Engineering and its advances has been published in the most important journals of Physiotherapy, Geriatrics, Biomedican Engineering and Mathematics.
A system developed by the Public University of Navarra provides objective and quantifiable information on the physical state of the person.
On January 12, the UPNA held a course for medical professionals, nursing and physiotherapy. This course is part of the European project Vivifrail, whose main objective is to maintain, by prescribing exercise, a certain level of function in older people in order to allow them the greatest degree of autonomy as possible.