DYNABACK

A smart garment to alleviate back pain

The project

DYNABACK: SMART GARMENT TO ALLEVIATE BACK PAIN

THE CHALLENGE
To relief back pains by providing a non-invasive solution to monitor the curvature of the spine in a static and dynamic way.

THE SOLUTION
The partnership has been working in finding the best solution for integrating an array of sensors in a garment (t-shirts, tank tops and bodies) which is comfortable, accorate following the spine, aesthetic and appealing.

NOW…
Partners are working on the improvement of the prototype in terms of data collection and optimisation.
Next step will be the development of an app that interacts with the user.

Madesign (Bulgaria)

A young company focused on releasing its first product, the DYNABACK t-shirt. The company aims at developing consumer goods with a focus on wearables to help improve the health of citizens. The company has an aerospace engineer, a physiotherapist, a specialist sports writer and a fashion designer in its staff.

http://dynaback-tshirt.com/

Fab Textiles@FabLabBCN (Spain)

Research laboratory that develops and implements new approaches in design, production and distribution of fashion elements, by using distributed manufacturing infrastructures and knowledge networks.

www.fabtextiles.org

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