UNIVERSALROOM FOR MEDICAL IMPROVEMENT
The gym is equipped with three cages for resistant exercises and suspensions. The exercises in UGUL consist in performing movements in joints with an alleviation of the trained segment of the body. These exercises help prevent contractures, increase range of motion in joints, counteract atrophy and cause an increase in muscle strength.
In UGUL Gym positioning exercises are performed, which are to relax the spastic muscles and to decrease pathological reflexes. The suspension of the whole body, which globally relaxes the muscles, is also performed in this gym. Each part of the body is suspended with the use of ropes and suspensions attached to the frame or cage. The suspensions embrace the head, chest, pelvis, knee joints, ankle and metatarsus joints and elbow and metacarpus joints.