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29.06.2020 - Kids Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #15: Can Galileo Therapy decrease contractures?

Another study from the group of Prof. Schoenau at the University of Cologne (“Cologne Concept”). In this case Spina Bifida (open spine at birth) patients… more

22.06.2020 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #2: Is Galileo Training more effective for muscle activation than vertical vibration?

One of the key concepts Hans Schießl, the inventor of Galileo side-alternating vibration, had in mind when inventing Galileo was to use movement pattern… more

15.06.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #132: Can Galileo Therapy increase muscle power and decrease fall risk in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patients?

This pilot study investigated the effects of Galileo Therapy on fall-risk, muscle function and muscle power in patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS)… more

13.06.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #155: Can Galileo Therapy help COVID-19 patients for therapy and physical rehab?

The WAVex (World Association of Vibration Exercise Experts) Panel recommends the use of Galileo Therapy for COVID-19 patient during therapy in the acure… more

11.06.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #154: Can Galileo Therapy be used safely for patients in Intensive Care Units (ICU)?

This study investigated short-term effects of Galileo application in mechanically ventilated intensive care patients with an estimated stay at ICU of 7… more

08.06.2020 - Home & Wellness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #139: Can Galileo Training be more effective to prevent bone-loss than strength training?

This study investigated the short-term effects of Galileo Training compared to intensive strength training on bone resorption markers (CTX). CTX, which… more

07.06.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #153: Can Galileo Therapy help COVID-19 patients in Intensive Care Units (ICU)?

The WAVex (World Association of Vibration Exercise Experts) Panel recommends the use of Galileo Therapy for COVID-19 patient during therapy in Intensive… more

02.06.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #140: Can Galileo Therapy increase muscle force and decrease fall-risk in young obese?

This study compared the effects of Galileo Therapy on muscle force and fall-risk in young obese (age 23 to 33). Both groups receive a short training session… more

26.05.2020 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #141: Can Galileo Training be more effective and more efficient than traditional stretching?

This study investigated the short-term effects of Galileo Training compared to traditional stretching exercises. The study used stretching exercises for… more

18.05.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #144: Can 3 weeks of Galileo Therapy improve balance in COPD patients?

This study documented the effects of Galileo Therapy on balance and muscle function in COPD patients during a 3-week clinic-based intensive therapy.… more

11.05.2020 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #137: Can Galileo Training be more effective and efficient for warm-up than ergometer training?

This study investigated the warm-up effects of Galileo Training concerning muscle temperature, muscle power and training duration. The study compared… more

04.05.2020 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #19: Can Galileo Training improve short-term leg-press performance?

One would think it’s a contradiction to classic understanding of training methods: Doe 10 sets of one-legged Galileo Training at high frequencies (in… more

27.04.2020 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #16: Can Galileo Training even at high frequencies improve flexibility?

Traditionally the mid frequencies (between 16 and 21 Hz) are most effective for stretching exercises in Galileo Training (#GIS1). However - this study shows… more

20.04.2020 - Kids Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #13: Can intense Galileo Therapy improve the walking distance in CP patients?

One of the best-known centers world-wide which uses Galileo Therapy very effectively to help children especially with Cerebal Plasy (CP) is Uni-Fit Reha… more

14.04.2020 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #81: Can Galileo Training improve blood flow and exhaust the muscles?

One of the fundamental effects of Galileo Training at high frequencies: With increasing frequency the muscle contraction also increases (#GRFS3). Above… more

30.03.2020 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #8: Can Galileo Training activate muscles of the back?

The proof for what anybody can feel ho stands upright on a Galileo: The Muscles of the Back work in a patterns similar to human walking and due to the… more

23.03.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #106: Can 8 weeks of Galileo Therapy decrease inflammation markers?

This case study documented the effects of 8 weeks of Galileo Therapy on inflammation markers in a patient with Anti-Jo-1_Syndrome (an auto-immune disease).… more

16.03.2020 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #1: Can Galileo Training reduce Muscle Soreness?

Galileo Research Facts No. 1: Can Galileo Training reduce Muscle Soreness? Just for this simple effect Galileo Training should be in every fitness center:… more

09.03.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #26: Can Galileo Therapy improve muscle power significantly even in the aged?

It is always astonishing how little is quite often needed with Galileo Training to achieve positive effects: In this early Galileo study published already… more

02.03.2020 - Space Research

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #87: Can18 minutes Galileo Training per week reduce body fat?

The 2nd Berlin Bedrest Study (#GRFS69, #GRFS68) investigated the effects of Galileo Training on local body composition or body fat content. During this… more

24.02.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #25: Can 15 minutes Galileo Therapy per week decrease back-pain effectively?

Research Facts No. 25: Can 15 minutes Galileo Therapy per week decrease back-pain effectively? This study was one of the first (in 2002) which used Galileo… more

17.02.2020 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #47: Can Galileo Training be more effective for warming up than cycling ergometer?

Warming up is important especially for athletes – but many standard warming up protocols like the reported cycling ergometer protocol are ineffective… more

10.02.2020 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #37: Can 60 seconds of Galileo Therapy reduce Spinal Excitability significantly?

Galileo Research Facts No. 37: Can 60 seconds of Galileo Therapy reduce Spinal Excitability significantly? This study describes one of the main effects… more

04.02.2020 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #151: Can Galileo Training make squats more efficient and more effective?

This study documented the short-term effect of Galileo Training on muscle activation and exhaustion. Slow dynamic squats with and without Galileo Mechanostimulation… more

31.03.2018 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #149: Can Galileo Training significantly increase force and force development?

Sport & Fitness - Force, Force Development (RFD)    #GRFS149 #GRFS … more

14.02.2018 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #136: Can Galileo Therapy improve quality of life (QOL) in Fibromyalgia patients?

Therapy - Fibromyalgia, Quality of Life (QOL)    #GRFS136 #GRFS … more

16.12.2017 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #119: Can squats with Galileo Training be more intense than squats without?

Sports & Fitness - Training Intensity, Lactate    #GRFS119 #GRFS … more

13.12.2017 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #118: Can Galileo Therapy + HRT be more effective for bone density than strength training + HRT?

Therapy - Osteoporosis, Bone Mineral Density (aBMD)    #GRFS118 #GRFS … more

06.12.2017 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #116: Can high frequency Galileo Therapy improve blood-flow in spinal cord injury?

Therapy - SCI (Spinal Cord Injury), Blood-Flow    #GRFS116 #GRFS … more

02.12.2017 - Home & Wellness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #115: Can Galileo Training improve trunk flexibility and torque of the knee?

Home & Wellness - Flexibility, Knee Torque    #GRFS115 #GRFS … more

26.11.2017 - Concerning our Products

Galileo Therapy: Celerbating 11 years of the Cologne Concept

Just in time for the 11th anniversary of the Cologne Concept “Back on your Feet” of the working group of Prof. Schönau at the university hospital of Cologne… more

08.11.2017 - Home & Wellness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #108: Can Galileo Training improve jump height?

Home & Wellness - Jump Height    #GRFS108 #GRFS … more

26.10.2017 - Concerning our Products

Celebrating 1 year of Galileo research fact Sheets (GRFS)

It has been exactly one year ago we published the first Galileo Research Fact Sheet (#GRFS1). Since then every Wednesday and Saturday we put out a new one… more

25.10.2017 - Space Research

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #104: Can Galileo Training be used in micro-gravity?

Space Research - Micro-Gravity    #GRFS104 #GRFS … more

18.10.2017 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #102: Can Galileo Therapy improve balance in Fibromyalgia patients?

Therapy - Fibromyalgia, Balance    #GRFS102 #GRFS … more

11.10.2017 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #100: Can squats in combination with Galileo Training be more effective?

Sports & Fitness - Muscle Activation (EMG)    #GRFS100 #GRFS … more

09.09.2017 - Kids Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #91: Can Galileo Therapy decrease CreatineKinase levels in Duchenn (DMD) patients?

Kids Therapy - Duchenne (DMD), Creatine Kinase (CK)    #GRFS91 #GRFS … more

16.08.2017 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #84: Can Galileo Therapy improve trunk control in stroke patients?

Therapy - Stroke, Trunk Control    #GRFS84 #GRFS … more

02.08.2017 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #80: Can Galileo Therapy increase muscle power in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)?

Therapy - Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)    #GRFS80 #GRFS … more

29.07.2017 - Home & Wellness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #79: Can Galileo Training reduce fall risk in elderly?

Home & Wellness - Falls-Risk, Bone Quality    #GRFS79 #GRFS … more

26.07.2017 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #78: Do higher frequencies and knee angles increase pelvic floor activation?

Common - Pelvic Floor, Frequency & Knee Angle    #GRFS78 #GRFS … more

19.07.2017 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #76: Can Galileo Therapy increase bone density at spine and hip?

Therapy - Geriatrics, Bone Density    #GRFS76 #GRFS … more

08.07.2017 - Kids Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #73: Does Galileo Therapy increase Creatine Kinase levels in Duchenne patients?

Kids Therapy - DMD (Duchenne Muscle Dytrophy)    #GRFS73 #GRFS … more

19.04.2017 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #50: Can 5x1 minutes Galileo dumbbell Training increase muscle power in athletes?

Sports & Fitness - Galileo Dumbbell & Muscle Power   #GRFS50 #GRFS … more

16.04.2017 - Concerning our Products

Introducing Categories for Galileo Research Fact Sheets

It has been almost 6 months now that we publish every Wednesday and Saturday a short summary of interesting studies done with Galileo Devices in the "Galileo… more

04.04.2017 - Concerning our Products

Galileo Extreme desktop wallpaper available

For all Galileo fans: There is a Galileo desktop wallpaper available for your computer desktop. Simply right-click on one of the images below and in… more

03.04.2017 - Concerning our Products

Innovation 2017: The Galileo® PT

Innovation 2017: The Galileo PT for Galileo Fit Chip and Galileo Fit Extreme. New Design and large 27 Inch Monitor - for the even better Galileo PT… more

26.03.2017 - Concerning our Products

FIBO 2017

Meet us on FIBO 2017 6.4. - 9.4.2017, Messe Cologne Halle 6, Stand F20 … more

25.03.2017 - Home & Wellness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #43: Can Galileo Training improve balance?

Home & Wellness - Balance   #GRFS43 #GRFS … more

18.02.2017 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #33: Can one set Galileo Training + Blood Flow Restriction activate muscle Satellite cells?

Sports & Fitness - Occlusion / Blood Flow Restriction (BFR)r   #GRFS33 #GRFS … more

05.02.2017 - Concerning our Products

Galileo Training on Instagram now also in English!

Galileo Training is now available on Instagram also in english ! Here's the link to our English pages GalileoTraining.EN on Instagram. Here's the… more

20.01.2017 - Concerning our Products

Call for Abstracts for 10th Black Forest Forum for Musculoskeletal Interactions - Focus Pediatrics and Galileo Therapy

June 7. – 9. 2017 Castle Bad Liebenzell, Germany. Registration open now! The 10th edition of the Workshop will focus on pediatrics and new therapy… more

04.01.2017 - Common

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #20: Can Galileo Training increase blood flow?

Common - Blood Flow   #GRFS20 #GRFS … more

02.01.2017 - Concerning our Products

Galileo Training now on Instagram !

Galileo Training is now available on Instagram ! Here's the link to GalileoTraining.de on Instagram. A complete list of all Galileo Training pages on… more

20.12.2016 - Concerning our Products

Innovation 2016: The Galileo® Med 25 TT / Med 35

Innovation 2016: The medical devices of the Galileo® S-Series Medical extend the product range for clinical application. The Galileo® Med 25 TT offers… more

13.12.2016 - Concerning our Products

Leonardo Mechanography v4.4 Software Release

The all new version of the well-known Leonardo Mechanography RES data acquisition and data analysis software is now available free of charge. New features… more

07.12.2016 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #12: can Galileo Training encrease endurance?

Sports & Fitness - Endurance  #GRFS12 #GRFS … more

26.11.2016 - Therapy

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #9: Can Galileo Therapy reduce Back Pain?

Therapy - Back Pain   #GRFS9 #GRFS … more

13.11.2016 - Sports & Fitness

Galileo Research Fact Sheet #5: Can Galileo Training reduce Creatine Kinase?

Sports & Fitness - Creatine Kinase   #GRFS5 #GRFS … more

29.09.2016 - Concerning our Products

Innovation 2016: The Galileo® S-Series

Just in time for the 20th anniversary in 2016 the Galileo S-Series has been launched! The Galileo S 25 und S 35 define another milestone for functionality… more

12.05.2016 - Concerning our Products

9. ISMNI Black Forrest Workshop, Bad Liebenzell 2016

This week the 9th ISMNI Black Forrest Workshop in the Castle Bad Liebenzell was held. This international meeting is organized annually by Novotec Medical… more

13.04.2016 - Concerning our Products

New LinkedIn Groups for Galileo Training, pQCT and Leonardo Mechanography

We just added two new LinkedIn discussion groups which are focussing on the application of our products Galileo, pQCT and Leonardo Mechanography as well as… more

14.09.2015 - Concerning our Products

Galileo desktop backgrounds available

For all Galileo fans: There are Galileo desktop backgrounds available for your computer desktop. Both images are availabel in 4:3 format (1280x1024 pixel)… more

19.11.2012 - Concerning our Products

Galileo® Space at the Toulouse bedrest study

Bed rest in the name of science Repeatedly and successfully the technology of Galileo Training has been applied in international space research to avoid… more

21.11.2011 - Concerning our Products

Galileo® Training, Leonardo Mechanograph® and pQCT at the Mars500 mission – an overview

After 520 days behind the closed airlock the simulated flight to Mars ended successfully on the 4th November. An overview of the project Project partners Russian… more

27.01.2011 - Concerning our Products

Team HTC – Highroad, training camp 2011

Parallel to the participation at the tour "Down Under" in Australia the remaining members of the HTC - High Road Cycling team are preparing currently… more

29.07.2010 - Concerning our Products

Review: Tour de France 2010

The Team HTC - Columbia demonstrated impressively their power in this year round trip through France. With 5 stage victories in this years Tour de France Mark… more

27.05.2010 - Concerning our Products

Galileo® Training, Leonardo Mechanograph® and pQCT used in the Mars500 Mission

Side-alternating whole body vibration maintains muscle and bone of astronauts Pforzheim, 27.05.2010 - At begin of June the final stage of the Mars500 misson… more

25.05.2010 - Concerning our Products

Review: 7th ISMNI International Workshop

The 7th International Workshop on Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions was held in Bergisch Gladbach close to Cologne from Mai 20th to 23rd. The two Chairmen… more

10.03.2010 - Concerning our Products

Galileo® Training is a partner of the world’s most successful cycling team HTC – Columbia

Novotec Medical supports Team HTC - Columbia with a range of Galileo training devices. In every period of training, recovery or even rehabilitation after… more

28.09.2009 - Concerning our Products

Innovation Award for Rehabilitation Concept

Novotec Medical has been working for many years in close cooperation with the expert team led by Professor Schönau at the University Hospital of Cologne… more

19.08.2009 - Concerning our Products

Strong Muscles relieve arthritic Joints

This is shown in a study of 39 patients with knee osteoarthritis. Vibration training is equivalent to conventional strength training in terms of force development… more

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