Hilfsmittelversorgung

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

Further development of the ALS app: new features and improved software

Since February 2020, about 500 people with ALS use the ALS app. Now we have improved the software and added some new features. Since a few days the ALS-App 2.0 is available for free download in

High Patient Safety against Corona Virus in the Care Network

In order to prevent transmission of the corona virus and disease from Covid-19, it is useful to develop and implement prevention concepts in all areas of care. This is especially true for the

People with ALS Wish for More Robotics in Care

Due to functional impairment, people with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) have a high need for nursing care and complex assistive devices provision. The targeted use of robotics – or robotic