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New brace for osteoarthritis of the hip: Hip mobility

It is a problem and challenge at the same time: osteoarthritis of the hip. One in four people aged over 60 in western industrialized countries suffer from this condition, presenting with all sorts of symptoms. Where should we start to combat this condition? How to alleviate the pain? Bauerfeind gets the hip moving: the Coxa Train relieves the joint, relaxes the muscles and stabilizes the overall pelvic structure …

Kinesiotherapy with hip brace A combination of active principles

After the knee, the hips are most commonly affected by osteoarthritis. And this joint condition entails a wide field of non-surgical treatment options – or so one would think. For the first time, a multi-directional brace now dares to go where no brace has gone before.

Coxa Train evaluation study “Effects only make sense if they are beneficial”

How does the Coxa Train change the dynamics and kinematics in the hip joint? Hannah Steingrebe, Movement Scientist and Study Director at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), is examining the modified biomechanics in cases of osteoarthritis of the hip. This includes observing the influence of the new brace on gait.

Coxa Train hip brace Support for kinesiotherapy

The Coxa Train alleviates pain and reduces muscular imbalances in cases of osteoarthritis of the hip, rheumatoid arthritis and impingement syndrome. It combines different active principles that are triggered during movement.


Elbow protection during work – with EpiTrain and EpiPoint  “We have to use compression for prevention as well”

It is not only athletes who suffer from tennis or golfer’s elbow. Epicondylitis, the painful irritation of the tendon insertions in the area of …

Rapid relief for ankle sprains  Four products for stability 

In the functional treatment of sprained ankles, the four supports from the MalleoTrain range promote recovery and help patients return to being …

Study: MalleoTrain in early functional treatment  Stability is crucial

Which benefits do the supports of the MalleoTrain series have when treating ankle problems in patients with acute, unilateral supination trauma? …

SofTec Coxa for use after hip arthroscopy A game-changer in the post operative setting

One-sided strain on the hip or acute injuries can affect the entire pelvic region. The patient’s joint and mobility may be impaired long-term. …

Compression therapy even in cases of complex malformations  “These are exciting times”

Vascular surgeon Dr. Thomas Hummel is the Chief Physician at the Artery Center of St. Josef’s Hospital, part of Ruhr University in Bochum. He …

A study about the reduction of “occupational edema” as a result of compression Some participants completely without symptoms 

People who work sitting down or standing up a lot frequently suffer from tension, swelling and pain in the lower leg. This kind of discomfort can …