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“The Bladder Control System gave my life back to me”Amanda Boxtel
“My bladder does not dominate my life anymore”.
Jo Wright
“I can’t remember when I last had a UTI” Lesley
"The number of infections that I have had since implanting this device can be counted on the fingers of one hand" Martin


IMPULSE (E!2526)

IMPULSE project

IMPULSE - The Project

IMPULSE (derived from Improved Mobility through imPlanted fUnctional eLectrical Stimulation of nErves) was a EUREKA project involving 7 partners, including 4 SMEs, from The Netherlands and the UK.  The project ran for 3.5 years at a cost of €1.66M.  Click here for IMPULSE (E!2526) - Key Facts.

IMPULSE - Finetech Medical's Outcomes

The core outcomes for Finetech Medical were:

  • better understanding of drop foot patients' requirements.
  • gained additional clinical effectiveness data to reinforce the results from the trials within IMPULSE (M181).

IMPULSE - Dissemination (Papers, Reports, Presentations)

A selection of dissemination from the IMPULSE project is presented below:


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New to Finetech Medical? Why not download our patient information papers! by Newsroom

Patient Information PapersFinetech Medical has put together two very helpful patient information papers. These documents highlight the key points about the systems, how it works, the benefits and a frequently asked questions section.

Foot Drop Definition by Newsroom

The foot drop definition, also known as drop foot, is when a person has much difficulty trying to lift the front area of the foot.

It is Time to Resume your Life After a Stroke by Newsroom

Life after a stroke may be very different from what it was before a stroke. It is however, your life to deal with. The feelings of discomfort or hesitancy in re-socialising with with friends and family is vital to you leading a full life.

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