Quick Start

Using the P&O Clinical Movement Data software

flow

 

1.Double click the desktop icon to start the software (wait 5 – 10 sec for it to start up).
2.Make sure you are looking at the Welcome screen, then select an existing client or create a new one.  Click NEXT.
3.Review or enter the client's details on the client Information screen.  Click NEXT.
4.Enter the pre-fit assessment details in the Visit and Pre-Fit Assessment screen.  Click NEXT.
5.In the Capture screen, capture video clips of the client walking from the front and/or side. Click NEXT.
6.Analyze the video(s) of the client walking using the analysis and drawing tools in the Analyze screen.
7.Enter the results of your analysis as you go in the recording from on the left of the Analyze screen.
8.You must click FINISH to save your analysis.
9.To view their report click the EXISTING client button on the Welcome screen and select the client from the list.
10.Give them a Report via print, email or as a PDF file.

 

 

Other features

REVIEWING VIDEO FILES

You can review videos captured in previous fit sessions by selecting Existing client on the Welcome screen and then on the client Information screen, selecting your client from the list and pressing the Review Videos button.

 

 

 

FINDING AND MOVING YOUR VIDEO FILES

To organize your video files, change folders etc, select the button titled Organize Files and Folder found directly above the video thumbnails in the Capture screen.  Make your selection from the list that appears.

 

 

 

EXPORTING, DELETING AND RENAMING VIDEO FILES

Right click on the video thumbnail to see Delete, Rename and Compress.  If a client wants to take away their raw video files on a CD, memory stick or via email, you can compress and export. their videos

 

 

 

CONTROLLING VIDEO PLAYBACK (also click here)

In the Analyze screen you can control how the video plays in a number of ways:

Press the play button on the video controller.  You can change the playback speed by sliding the rate controller (found next to the video controller) from 100% to a lesser value.
Use the mouse cursor to pick up and slide the playback control left (back) or right (forward).
User the left and right arrow keys on the keyboard to step- advance the video.

 

 

 

DRAWING AND TEXT TOOLS  (also click here)

To use the drawing tools, select the desired tool from the Drawing and Text toolbox.  To start drawing, press and release the left mouse button on the starting point, move the mouse to see the drawing follow and then press and release the mouse again to finish the drawing.

 

The only tool this does not apply to is the Smoothed Line tool.  To use this tool, press and hold the left mouse button down and then move the mouse to draw a smoothed line like you would with a pencil.  Release the mouse button to finish.

 

To use the Text tool, select the 'T' tool from the Drawing and Text toolbox and then press and release the left mouse button once on the screen to set the start point.  Now start typing.

 

Tips:

Use the Shift key while using the ellipse tool to draw a circle.
Right click on the text tool ('T') to get font and size options.

 

 

 

MEASURING TOOLS: (also click here)

To use the angle measuring tools, select the desired angle tool from the Measuring toolbox.  To start drawing, press and release the left mouse button on the starting point, move the mouse to see the drawing follow it and then press and release the mouse again to either define an angle or finish the drawing.

 

You must calibrate the video clip before you can use any distance tools.  To do this press the 'cal' button on the lower right of the Analyze screen.  Without doing anything else, move the cursor over the first point on the video that you know the position of (e.g. measured marks on the floor directly on the walking path) and press and release once, now move the cursor over the second point on the video that you know the position of and press and release once.  In the small Window that appears you must enter the real world distance between these two points (e.g. 100.0 cm between your marks on the floor as measured using a real tape measure).

 

To use the distance measuring tools, select the desired distance tool from the Measuring toolbox.  To start measuring, press and release the left mouse button on the starting point, move the mouse to see the drawing follow it and then press and release the mouse again to finish the measuring.

 

Tips:

When using the Percentage tool, press and release the mouse at the starting point then move the mouse like you were drawing a box and then press and release again to finish.  Now immediately move the cursor in between the two outer lines to get the percentage indicator. Press and release the mouse button to finish.
When you are using the angle tools you can measure the 'other' angle by pressing the Shift key as you measure.
To stop the Multiple Angle tool press Esc on the keyboard.
To use the Balance tool, press and release the mouse with the cursor on the starting point then drag out like you are drawing a box.  Press and release the mouse to finish.

 

 

 

SELECTING, MOVING AND DELETING DRAWINGS: (also click here)

You can move and delete objects drawn on the video individually in the Analyze screen.  Some drawings you can also rotate.  To select a drawing, choose the Select tool from the Edit toolbox.  Now move your mouse so it is precisely over an object, the mouse cursor will change to a four-arrowed cross.  When you see this new cursor, left mouse press and hold while you move the object around the screen.  Release the mouse button to release the object.

 

Tips:

Once you have selected an individual object (e.g. a drawing, text or measurement), you can delete it by pressing the Delete key on the keyboard.
Use the Scroll Wheel on your mouse to zoom in and out.
Holding the space bar will give you the Move tool.  Use this tool to move the video screen when you are zoomed on.
Use the Select tool to capture a section of the video image (click and drag a 'box') to the clipboard. Use the clipboard icon above the image place holder to insert it in the Report.
Press 'Ctrl' and 'Z' together on the keyboard or press the Undo button in the Edit toolbox to undo an action.
Press the Redo button to Redo an action.
You can delete all objects on the video by pressing the Delete All button in the Edit toolbox.
Use the Select tool to double click on text to edit it.