Most are the result of motor unit loss and altered activation patterns. Measuring muscle activity is essential to plan a treatment.
You will improve the confidence of your patients during their exercises, visualizing the strength and contraction time of the muscles you want to work on.
You will understand the effect of your treatments, improving your clinical criteria when applying them, and growing as a professional.
A physical therapist must be an expert in assessment. With mDurance you will control muscle imbalances, basal tone, and the level of muscle synergy.
Following your patient’s progression is the only way to advance their recovery. You will measure progress and improve your decisions.
Impaired muscle function is related to pain and plays a critical role in the development of your patient’s injury. Measure, decide and eliminate risk factors.
Can I work with mDurance in other specialties?
mDurance is a comprehensive solution. With the same equipment you can work with pelvic floor, musculoskeletal, podiatry and training patients.
Can I only measure superficial muscles with mDurance?
Not only. With mDurance you can measure muscles such as the Internal Obliques, Multifidus (L5), Supraspinatus, Infraspinatus, Serratus Anterior, Gluteus Medius, Soleus and Splenius Capitis.
Can I also measure the range of motion?
Yes! Each mDurance sensor incorporates a 3D accelerometer, gyroscope and magnetometer that allows the range of motion to be measured in degrees. Its synchronization with the EMG is automatic and transparent. Without complications!
Do I need previous knowledge in EMG?
mDurance is so simple that you don’t need previous EMG knowledge to get the most out of the tool. In addition, you have 4 hours of private training included.
What electrodes do you recommend using with mDurance?
MDurance is compatible with any surface electrode on the market, although we recommend these.
Will I receive training when I buy the equipment?
Always! With the purchase of mDurance you receive 4 hours of private training adapted to your way of working where you will learn practical and guided assessment protocols.
Can I use the equipment at the same time with two patients?
Yes, with mDurance you can evaluate 4 muscles of a patient or 2 muscles of 2 different patients at the same time.
Will I need technical installation?
No, it’s as simple as it sounds. You download the mDurance app, enter your username and password and that’s it!