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Bauerfeind life (Issue 02/2017)

Key topic An effective component of back treatment: Lumbar orthoses in the treatment of muscular atrophy

  • Experts discuss the future of compression therapy:
    International discussion of experiences in Zeulenroda
  • “Perform ABI measurements as standard”:
    Compression therapy for CVI in patients with early-stage PAD
  • “The decision was spot on”:
    Customized milled orthoses with Bodytronic ID:CAM

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Articles in this issue

Lumbar orthoses in the treatment of muscular atrophy Mobility comes from stability

Restoring movement quickly – this is the motto when treating most patients suffering from problems with their musculoskeletal system. However, …

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LumboLoc and LumboLoc Forte “Lumbar orthoses encourage patients to become mobile“

Adjunct Associate Professor Hee Hwan Tak is the Medical Director at Pinnacle Spine & Scoliosis Centre in Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre …

SacroLoc for pubic rami fractures “Regain mobility after just a few days“

At first glance, using SacroLoc to treat pubic rami fractures may seem rather unorthodox. However, Prof. Dr. med. Rolf Haaker, Chief Physician in …

Spinova Support Plus following spondylodesis “Mobility makes patients happy“

Do orthoses cause muscles to weaken? Dr. med. Yorck Rommelspacher from the University Hospital of Bonn (Germany) felt that it was high time to …

German legislation on improving the provision of therapeutic and medical aids (HHVG) “The principle of additional contributions and surcharges is being upheld”

Dr. Roy Kühne, a graduate in sports therapy and a physiotherapist , played a leading role in formulating the HHVG. As a member of the German …

New German legislation continues to allow for higher quality products Keep written records of consultations about additional costs

A new German law on improving the provision of therapeutic and medical aids entered into force in spring. Known by the acronym HHVG, it continues …

Milled orthoses with Bodytronic ID:CAM “The decision was spot on“

Spörer AG, which is headquartered in the German city of Ingolstadt and is one of the largest suppliers of orthopedic and rehabilitation aids in …

Practical knee workshop in Canada Achieving a customized fit

Orthoses and supports must fit perfectly to achieve their maximum effect and to ensure patient compliance. A roadshow organized by our Canadian …

International discussion Experts discuss the future of compression therapy

In March 2017, internationally recognized vascular specialists met in Zeulenroda-Triebes (Germany) to discuss the future of compression therapy. …

Compression therapy in orthopedics Harnessing synergies

Dr. med. Lukas Weisskopf works hard to help injured athletes pursue their sport again. In doing so, the Swiss specialist in orthopedic surgery …

Shoulder treatment with OmoTrain S A hard-wearing aid

Regardless of whether they are caused by an impingement syndrome, a separated shoulder, or rotator cuff tears, shoulder complaints are …

OmoTrain and OmoTrain S Active muscle stimulation

Early, carefully controlled mobilization is beneficial during the treatment of shoulder complaints. Muscle-activating supports stabilize the …

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