ACPRC Conference 2019

ACPRC is an association of chartered physiotherapists in respiratory care. The association promotes health and best practice in respiratory physiotherapy. They offer members free short courses, education grants and support. They also offer access to a UK network of respiratory physiotherapists, as well as, a conference. This year the ACPRC Conference 2019 is taking place […]

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Lactate Testing in Sports Performance

Lactate testing is the accepted parameter of performance diagnostics in a sport. It has become the industry standard test, because knowing the lactate levels of a sports person will help to establish an optimal and personal training regime. Performance benefits of lactate testing A blood lactate test is a reliable guide to safe and effective […]

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How to Choose the Ideal Cycle Ergometer

The term ergometry stems from the Greek ‘ergon’ (work) and ‘metron’ (the minimal unit of measure in classical Greek verse). Consequently, the term literally translates as ‘work measurement’, usually performed on a cycle ergometer. Cycle ergometer benefits Cycle ergometers measure the work and energy of an individual during physical exercise. They offer sports people a […]

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BASES Biomechanics Division event

What: BASES Biomechanics Division event (BIG 2019) When: 10 April Where: University of Huddersfield What is BIG 2019? BASES is raising awareness of National Biomechanics Day (NBD) with BIG2019 – Biomechanics Interest Group. National Biomechanics Day is a world-wide celebration of Biomechanics in its many forms for high school students and teachers. HaB Direct at […]

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Hiring – Technical Sales Executive / Business Development Manager

Job Description Hiring – HaB Direct are looking for a self-motivated, sales target-driven, individual to join our ever-growing sales team. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying, developing and securing B2B and B2C sales of HaB Direct’s high-quality, ‘best in class’ solutions in a highly-competitive market. The ideal candidate must have a Sports Science Degree or […]

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Ergometer for Training & Testing

Monark Exercise develop precision products for use in the sport and medical profession. They are world leaders in training and test equipment and have been since the early 1900s when they first began manufacturing. Ergometer for training and testing Monark Exercise develop and manufacture cycle ergometers with superior accuracy and precision. As a result, you […]

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BASES 2018 Conference

What: BASES 2018 ConferenceWhen: 27 November – 28 NovemberWhere: Harrogate Convention Centre, North Yorkshire HG1 5LA What is BASES? The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences is the UK’s largest network for sport and exercise sciences. Their mission is to ‘deliver excellence in sport and exercise sciences’. 2018 Conference Every year the British Association […]

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Wheelchair Accessible Treadmill from Monark

Monark is best known for setting the industry standard in ergometers, thanks to their accuracy. Because of this, they are in use in hospitals, healthcare facilities, sports medicine institutions and research laboratories across the world. Now, as a result of extensive medical research and top-class Swedish engineering, Monark announce their new wheelchair accessible treadmill. Wheelchair accessible […]

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Lactate Testing Used by Football Teams in the English Premier League

EKF Diagnostic’s Biosen series of glucose and lactate testing analysers provide lab accurate measurement in one test. Because of this, they have become the brand of choice in diabetes clinics and laboratories. In fact, all Biosen analysers include an interface that will connect to hospital or lab information systems (LIS). Not only are they accurate […]

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