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    Information pursuant to Legislative decree N. 196/2003 on protection of Privacy
    In compliance with current laws, we would like to inform you that in accordance with Legislative Decree n.196 of 30 June 2003 (and subsequent amendments) the data you provide shall be processed always taking into account the obligations and in compliance with the laws indicated above. Pursuant to article 4, paragraph 1, letter A, of Legislative Decree n. 196 of 30 June 2003 (commonly referred to as the “Privacy Code”) processing shall be considered as: “any operation or set of operations which is performed upon personal data, whether or not by automatic means, such as collection, recording, organization, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, blocking, erasure or destruction”.

    Data controller
    The data controller of the data you provide is BTS S.p.A. with headquarters in viale Forlanini 40, 20024 Garbagnate Milanese (MI).
    Purposes of the processing
    In accordance with Legislative Decree n. 196 of 30 October 2004, we would like to inform you that by filling out and submitting this form the following will be accepted: The data collected by means of this form shall be used by BTS S.p.A.:
    1. to provide education and information materials (newsletters) to subscribers who entered their email address;
    2. to perform, in general, the obligations required by law.

    Moreover, we would like to inform you that the data you provide shall also be used according to the procedures and purposes described hereunder in points 3, 4, and 5:
    to elaborate statistical and market studies and research;

    3. to send advertising and/or informative material on new products and services of BTS S.p.A. and/or third parties with which BTS S.p.A. has signed commercial and/or marketing agreements;
    4. to send communications and/or commercial information on the products and services of BTS S.p.A. and/or third parties with which BTS S.p.A. has signed commercial and/or marketing agreements;
    5. Education and/or information (newsletters) materials shall be sent free of charge to the email address indicated.

    Data processing procedures
    Personal data shall be processed using suitable tools to guarantee its security and confidentiality, with and without the help of automatic means to store, manage, and transmit the data.
    At any time, you may cancel the consent given and/or object to the processing of your data, by sending notice to the data controller of your personal data by registered letter, fax, or email to our addresses. In compliance with the provisions of article 7 and 8 of Legislative Decree n. 196 of 30 June 2003, we would like to inform you that you are entitled to:
    - know the existence of your personal data, which must be made available in an intelligible form;
    - know the origin of your personal data;
    - know the purposes and procedures of the processing;
    - know the logic applied in the event of processing with the use of electronic instruments;
    - know the identification information of the data controller;
    - know the subjects or the categories of subjects to whom the personal data can be communicated;
    - updating, rectification, or integration of your personal data;
    - cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or block your data, for which processing has not been properly authorised.
    - to object to the processing of data for legitimate reasons, even if pertinent to the purposes of their collection;
    - to object to the processing of data required for sending advertising material or for the purposes of commercial information.

    For any communication, request and other, the interested parties can contact the Data Controller of personal data by writing to BTS S.p.A. viale Forlanini 40, 20024 Garbagnate Milanese (MI) – to the attention of the Data Processor Mr. Fabio Rossi.
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Postcard from Pasadena:
Human Performance Laboratory
University of Southern California 




The Human Performance Laboratory is a university research facility within the Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the University of Southern California. The location of the laboratory in a private physical therapy clinic and sports training facility in the community of Pasadena allows for unique opportunities for clinical research beyond those of traditional university research laboratories. The Human Performance Laboratory is dedicated to the investigation of typical and impaired mechanics as they pertain to safe and optimal participation in sports and physical activities.

Our research projects emphasise on improving outcomes following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLr) and on understanding the mechanics of athletic maneuverability across ages and their relationship to anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury risk and physical activity behavior. Our work aims to contribute to the development of effective rehabilitation and injury prevention programs.

Although restoration of normal lower extremity mechanics is one of the primary goals of rehabilitation following ACLr, compensatory strategies that shift the mechanical demands away from the knee extensors of the reconstructed joint have been found to persist up to two years post-operatively. Motion analysis tools including force platforms, cameras and EMG allow us to detect the presence of compensatory patterns during functional tasks and across rehabilitation.

Upgrading our laboratory motion analysis system to BTS was important to us for 2 reasons: firstly BTS offers all of the systems we need analyze movement (force plates, cameras and EMG) which allows for smooth integration of all data that is sometimes difficult when combining products made by different companies and secondly the system is flexible enough to collect data for research purposes as well as perform instrumented movement screening assessments.



Susan Sigward PhD, PT, ATC

Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy
Director, Human Performance Laboratory
Division of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy at the School of Dentistry
University of Southern California
1540 East Alcazar st., CHP-155
Los Angeles, CA 90033 – USA
http://pt.usc.edu/labs/hpl/