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REHABILITATION EQUIPMENT AND RETRAINING

The unique differential air pressure technology provides accurate, safe and comfortable partial weight-bearing therapy

 

What makes The AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill® an important asset for rehabilitation and retraining

 

  • Unique unweighting technology provides the opportunity to rehabilitate lower extremities like never before
  • Precise partial weight-bearing enables accurate implementation of unweighting protocols not found in any other rehabilitation equipment on the market
  • Provides highly effective neuromuscular and proprioceptive retraining

 

 

 

 

Use The AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill® for

 

  • Rehabilitation following injury or surgery of the lower extremity (hip, knee, ankle or foot)
  • Rehabilitation after total joint replacement
  • Gait training in neurologic patients
  • Strengthening and conditioning in older patients
  • Weight control and reduction
  • Sport specific conditioning programs
  • Aerobic conditioning
 

Belgian football player Maarten Martens uses the AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill® for his rehabilitation.


Maarten Martens, Belgian midfielder and captain of AZ, rehabilitates of his cruciate ligament injury through an anti-gravity treadmill that was developed by NASA.

 

AZ Alkmaar currently has the AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill® on trial.
The Anti-gravity treadmill is booking some great success with other European top clubs and other sports.

 

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For several months, the department Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of the H. - Hartziekenhuis Roeselare-Menen as FIRST center in Belgium has been using the revolutionary Alter-G system.

The Alter-G is a high-tech treadmill where the gravity of the patient can be reduced gradually by 80%  through a "hovercraft" operation causes the patient as it were "lifted" during the run / walk.

 

The possibilities that the Alter-G offers for rehabilitation are extended:

  •  A faster construction of the rehabilitation of sports-related and orthopedic injuries
  • Specific rehabilitation in neurological and complex medical problems

 

The added value of using the Alter-G system for specific rehabilitation purposes is now proved scientificly.

 

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