EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION SUITE
Centre for Aging SMART (Solutions for Mobility, Activity, Rehabilitation and Technology) at Vancouver Coastal Health efforts to determine the substantial benefit of physical activity on cognitive function, mobility, balance, and bone health in seniors are internationally acclaimed. The EPS is a safe and structured exercise environment which enables researchers to pioneer evidence-based exercise prescription in clinical trials with high-risk populations (e.g. those who are post-hip fracture or have osteoporosis. The EPS is a fully functional gym environment with compliant flooring that reduces the risk of injury during exercise.
- AIR-PRESSURE EQUIPMENT
- FREE WEIGHTS & EXERCISE TUBING
- VIRTUAL REALITY
- ADVANCED VIDEO AND SOUND SYSTEMS
Staff at the Centre for Aging SMART would be happy to address any questions you may have and to work with you to coordinate your project. Please contact us for a swift response. Also note that we are a research centre, not a clinic. If you have questions or concerns about a medical condition, please consult with your physician.