The Back Trilogy17-06-2013
Single forms of therapy such as strength training are often not successful for patients suffering from chronic back pain. For this reason, Kevin Eisele of the Schwäbisch Gmünd rehabilitation center in Germany has developed the 'Trilogy of Back Pain Treatments'. In the following interv...Read more
New Software Release19-12-2012
We are proud to announce the forthcoming release of the new ValedoMotion software. This release incorporates new features and requests from our existing customers, as well as further technical enhancements to the workflow and sensor connectivity. Furthermore, it improves the general usability a...Read more
Avoid Compensatory Movements12-12-2012
Many low back pain patients use compensatory movements of the pelvis and trunk to minimize lumbar movements. This results in reduced mobility and increased spinal loading, and should be avoided. Using ValedoMotion, it is possible to explore these movements in real-time and to learn dissociation...Read more
Patient Story: Kelly Richardson04-12-2012
“I feel that the Valedo®Motion has reconnected me with my body”
Since the diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis, Kelly Richardson experienced increasing muscle fatigue and weakness. This impacted his gait and posture resulting in back and hip pain ...
By Bryan Gilreath, Joel Glasgow and Anne Chan, physical therapists with Sheltering Arms, Richmond, VA.
Some patients were skeptical at first, and some elderly patients were hesitant, but once they experienced and saw the potential benefits of the ValedoMotion system, they we...
It is possible to treat scoliosis patients with the ValedoMotion. However, please consider a few things before and during the training.
When treating scoliosis patients, the supervising therapist is responsible for specifying the correct reference frame. Try to encourage th...
A User Report18-07-2012
To increase their movement awareness (proprioception) and prevent compensatory movements, patients must first learn how to perform isolated movements of the pelvis and lumbar spine. This facilitates training of deeper muscles associated with postural stability. The ValedoMotion allows patients ...Read more
New ValedoMotion reporting tool19-12-2011
ValedoMotion incorporates a comprehensive database, which can be used to specify and customise individual therapy plans for patients. The database also stores information about the patients’ range of movement, the exercises performed, the duration of play time, and the total scores achieved. ...Read more
The ValedoMotion offers low back pain patients a real-time feedback while training correct movements with motivating therapeutic exercises. With its adjustable exercise settings and different training positions the “Clock” exercise<...Read more
Caterpillar’s adventures continues25-11-2011
At the Medica, the international congress of the World Forum for Medicine in Düsseldorf, Hocoma unveiled two new ValedoMotion exercises for treating low back pain. In the first exercise we return to the underwater world, where our brave diving caterpillar can now swim through a complex cave en...Read more
ValedoMotion travels with physiobus28-09-2011
The physiobus of the Swiss Physiotherapy Association (physioswiss) visited several Swiss cities from September 8 to September 27, 2011. Interested visitors had the opportunity to get information and perform several tests for an accurate back pain diagnosis. Different physiotherapists from the re...Read more
About the Valedo®Motion23-08-2011
The Valedo®Motion is a state-of-the-art technical medical device, which assists the treatment of low back pain by selective therapy. It supports low back pain treatment with functional, entertaining and motivating exercises for stabilization, mobilization and movement awareness. The ValedoMotio...Read more