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Cough assistants in ALS: study demonstrates high satisfaction and daily use

For people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), so-called cough assistants are available to treat a weak cough. Three benefits can be achieved with a cough assistant: 1.) A physiotherapy of

Study on exercise trainers in ALS: intensive use and high satisfaction

People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) suffer progressive paralysis of the arms and legs. Therapeutic movement trainers provide aids that enable equipment-supported physiotherapy of the

Expectations of people with ALS for a robot arm

People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) suffer from progressive paralysis of the arms and hands. As a result, the arms and hands lose their functions and motor independence is severely

ALS-App: provision of assistive technology devices and medicines despite pandemic measures

The ongoing pandemic situation and the measures associated with it also make outpatient care more difficult. The ALS app offers people with ALS the possibility to communicate online the need for

Digital Care at the Time of the Corona Pandemic: Advise of Your Need for Assistive Technology Devices (ATD) and Medication Online

To people with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and other neuromuscular diseases, reliability in the provision of assistive technology devices and medication is crucial. The aggravated
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