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TENS therapy

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation is used for pain management. Short electric impulses are delivered with surface electrodes attached to the skin.

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation is used for pain management. Short electric impulses are delivered with surface electrodes attached to the skin.

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Tilting a patient to erect position

A component of rehabilitation, which allows to achieve tilting and erect position of bedridden patients with use of a tilting table. As some organs and systems of human body are not adapted to long-term lying position, this part of rehabilitation…

A component of rehabilitation, which allows to achieve tilting and erect position of bedridden patients with use of a tilting table. As some organs and systems of human body are not adapted to long-term lying position, this part of rehabilitation is of critical importance to prevent many serious disorders.

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Traction

Traction is defined as the act of drawing or pulling or as the application of a pulling force. This form of therapy is often applied in order to pull away articular surfaces in the spinal column to relieve pressure, e.g.…

Traction is defined as the act of drawing or pulling or as the application of a pulling force. This form of therapy is often applied in order to pull away articular surfaces in the spinal column to relieve pressure, e.g. in the course of discopathy. Traction is performed manually by physiotherapists or it involves some special equipment.

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I’m completing equipment for my private rehabilitation room and I wonder which cryotherapy apparatus I should choose. Will a nitrogen device be better or I’d rather choose a CO2 apparatus?

Both types of cryotherapy equipment allow to reach similar therapeutic effects – the main difference is in the cooling medium that is used. Liquid nitrogen cryotherapy devices allow to decrease temperature to about -160°C while the temperature produced by a CO2 apparatus ranges between -70°C and -80°C. It must be noted that using CO2 apparatuses is much more economic.

I’ve just taken up fitness ball exercises. How big should be the ball be to suit most types of exercises?

Fitness ball exercising at home is a great idea! As for the size of the ball, it should be chosen first of all in consideration of your height – it will guarantee exercises adequate to your capabilities and prevention against taking too much strain during the workout.

The table below will help you to make the decision:

Ball’s diameter

Height

55 cm

150 – 165 cm

65 cm

165 – 175 cm

75 cm

175 – 185 cm

85 cm

above 185 cm



I’d like to buy a professional hydromassage bathtub for my bathroom. Can the baths you offer be applied at home?

The bathtubs we have on offer may be used both in professional and domestic environment. Please contact our Service Department to have a hydromassage bathtub installed at home or be supplied with all relevant assembly instructions.