Patients Associations

AISLA- Associazione Italiana Sclerosi Laterale Amiotrofica Unione Italiana Lotta alla Distrofia Muscolare AIG- Associazione Italiana Glicogenosi AIPAS- Associazione Italiana Pazienti con Apnee del Sonno AISIC- Sindrome di Ondine ARISLA- Fondazione Italiana di Ricerca per la Sclerosi Laterale Amiotrofica ASAA- American Sleep Apnea Association Associazione ...
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High Frequency Percussive Therapy

The Pegaso Family line devices (Pegaso A-Cough Perc, Pegaso Plus Combi, etc.), in addition to operating cough assistance therapy, they favor peripheral lung drainage in the Percussor mode. Percussive therapy improves the homogeneity of ventilation in the lungs, increasing alveolar ventilation and mobilizing deep secretions. In order to obtain these benefits, the striker send...
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Cough Assistance

Pegaso Family is the Dima Italia cough assistant line (Pegaso A-Cough e Pegaso Plus Cough). The cough assistants of the Pegaso Family line have been designed for adults and children with ineffective coughing. Cough assistance therapy is useful in the mobilization and elimination of bronchopulmonary secretions, and it is recommended for home and hospital use. The therapy can...
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Software Request

On this page it is possible to send us an authorization request to download the software needed in order to get a good performance of our products, by simply filling out the following request form completely.  In case of approval, a password will be provided to access the requested content.
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Legal Informations

Our Website provides an overview of our company, products and services. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need any further information or would like to make any comments on the content of our Website. Legal disclaimer This Website is provided as an information service by DIMA ITALIA S.r.l. Via Coriolano Vighi, 29 - 40133 Bologna, Italy, hereinafter referred t...
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Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophies

Brief Description Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies are two variants of the same neuromuscular disease characterized by the absence, deficiency or alteration of a protein called dystrophin. These conditions lead to the degeneration of muscle tissue, resulting in a gradual loss of strength and reduction of motor skills. Causes Both forms of muscular dystrophy are cau...
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Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)

Brief Description Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is a neuromuscular disease that causes the degeneration of motor neurons at the base of the brain and along the anterior horn of the spinal cord, causing muscle weakness. The four main SMA forms differ for onset age, severity, development and transmission mode, but they all affect skeletal muscles of the trunk and limbs ; in gen...
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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Brief Description Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a severe neurodegenerative disease that appears in adulthood and affects motor neurons, i.e. the nerve cells that allow the movement of voluntary muscles. It causes the progressive loss of abilities such as swallowing (dysphagia), speech (dysarthria) and control over skeletal muscles, eventually leading to the impairmen...
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Myasthenia Gravis (MG)

Brief Description Myasthenia Gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disease that causes weakness and rapid fatigue of voluntary muscles. It occurs when the immune system attacks the receptors for acetylcholine, a substance that transmits the impulse from the motor neuron to the muscle, blocking the transmission of nerve impulses to muscles and thus causing an anomalous muscle exhaustion...
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