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  • Page 1 O P E R A T I N G I N S T R U C T I O N S HIVAMAT® 200 0899 GB...
  • Page 2 Distribution, reproduction and translation of the software and its documentation (or excerpts thereof) are prohibited without the prior written consent of PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG. PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG reserves the right to change the software and associated data as well as the documentation without notice. All other rights reserved.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Table of Contents Chapter 1 Introduction ........1 1.1 Conventions Used .
  • Page 4 Table of Contents PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Chapter 4 Treatment ........13 4.1 Preparations and Attachment .
  • Page 5: Chapter 1 Introduction

    1 Introduction PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Chapter 1 Introduction ® With HIVAMAT 200 you have acquired an extremely versatile massage-intensifying system. The instru- ment will only show its true potential, however, if you are well informed about its functions. For this reas- on, carefully read these Operating Instructions and familiarise yourself with the use of the instrument.
  • Page 6: Instrument Overview

    1 Introduction PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 1.3 Instrument Overview Front Panel Rear Face Legend Mains Module Massage Key Frequency Selector Mode Selector Timer Intensity Control Intensity Display Turn-Down Signal Connector Sockets Patient Indicator Charge Display 1.4 Instrument Description ® HIVAMAT 200 is a massage-intensifying system which is successfully used in various areas of medicine.
  • Page 7: Application

    1 Introduction PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG ® We recommend that HIVAMAT 200, no matter if with or without the applicator, is only applied by quali- fied physiotherapists or under direction of those. CAUTION ® Refrain from HIVAMAT 200 treatment if the therapist or patient carry cardiac pacemakers or other implanted stimulators.
  • Page 8: Chapter 2 Controls And Indicators

    2 Controls and Indicators PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Chapter 2 Controls and Indicators ® The design of HIVAMAT 200 allows for easy operation, in combination with a variety of functions. Due to its compact size, the instrument is very easy to transport. It has been designed for operation also outside of therapy rooms, and can be fed by rechargeable batteries for that reason.
  • Page 9: Frequency Selector <3

    2 Controls and Indicators PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 2.1.3 Frequency Selector <3> The display of the frequency selector <3> shows the massage fre- quency selected in Hz. Using the plus and minus keys, the massage frequency may be continuously selected within the range of 5 - 200 Hz.
  • Page 10: Intensity Control <6

    2 Controls and Indicators PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 2.1.6 Intensity Control <6> The intensity control <6> serves for adjusting the massage intensity as desired. It refers to the intensity display <7>. Allocated to the control is the turn-down indicator <8>, which lights up whenever the intensity control <6>...
  • Page 11: Patient Indicator <10

    2 Controls and Indicators PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 2.1.10 Patient Indicator <10> The patient indicator <10> flashes with the massage frequency se- lected. It also helps to examine the patient leads for defects (refer to Cable Check on page 10). 2.1.11 Charge Display <11>...
  • Page 12: Chapter 3 Instrument Operation

    3 Instrument Operation PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Chapter 3 Instrument Operation 3.1 Operation in Mains Mode or Battery Mode ® HIVAMAT 200 can be operated in mains operation mode as well as in battery mode. The state of charge of the battery is continuously checked. When mains-operated or during standby operation, the battery is recharged automatically.
  • Page 13: Notes On Handling The Batteries

    3 Instrument Operation PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 3.1.1 Notes on Handling the Batteries In order to avoid damages to the battery due to complete battery discharge, the instrument will also cut off after a certain period of time, unless the massage is restarted by turning up intensity control <6>. In the same way, the instrument will cut off, if, the intensity control <6>...
  • Page 14: Battery Operation

    3 Instrument Operation PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 3.2.2 Battery Operation ® HIVAMAT 200 offers all advantages of battery operation with undiminished possibilities in operation. How to Start up the Instrument in Battery Mode Ensure that the instrument is switched off. Turn the intensity control <6> to zero.
  • Page 15: Hand Applicator

    3 Instrument Operation PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Now, there are two possible results: • If the patient indicator <10> ceases to light, the spiral lead is in order. • If the patient indicator <10> is lit or flashes, the spiral lead is defective and should be replaced.
  • Page 16: Instrument Errors

    3 Instrument Operation PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Changing the Membrane - Inserting Press the oscillator plate firmly onto the foam rubber area of the membrane until the clamping ring engages with the oscillator plate. Make sure that the foil is tightly fixed with the clamping ring on the...
  • Page 17: Chapter 4 Treatment

    4 Treatment PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Chapter 4 Treatment ® With HIVAMAT 200 you can perform treatments with the applicator. ® The effects of the massage with HIVAMAT 200 develop only if the applicator is continuously moved. Moist skin of the patient may also interfere with the effectiveness of the massage. Therefore, the area re- ceiving the massage ought to be dried or possibly powdered.
  • Page 18: Massage Frequency

    4 Treatment PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG body surface without lifting or stopping. Distinguish between therapy movement and leading movement: The therapy movement (to the centre of the body) has to be performed with the appropriate pressure, the leading movement (back from the centre of the body) without pres- sure.
  • Page 19: Massage Intensity

    4 Treatment PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG 4.5 Massage Intensity ® Massage with HIVAMAT 200 should be performed following the principle of minimal intensity. This in- tensity can be determined by, first of all, adjusting the intensity control <6> to 80-90 %. Then, with an appropriate pressure of massage exerted, turn down intensity until a resonant vibration is felt from the depth of the tissue.
  • Page 20: Appendix A Appendix

    The manufacturer is responsible only for the original security relevant properties of the instrument. The in- strument must be used in conformance with the operating instructions. The instrument must exclusively be maintenanced by service personnel authorised by PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG. A certification must be obtained from the service personnel about the type and ex- tent of the work, possibly with information relating to the modifications in the rated data or the work range.
  • Page 21: Electromagnetic Compatibility

    A.5 Training After instructions and reading of the user manual, training on the instrument is not absolutely essential. If there is a need, however, continued training can be provided. Please contact the PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG. A.6 Technical Data Protection Class acc.
  • Page 22: Environment Conditions

    Appendix PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG A.6.1 Environment Conditions Operation Ambient temperature +10°C ... +40°C Relative humidity 30% ... 75% Air pressure 800 ... 1,060 hPa Storage and Transport Ambient temperature +10°C ... +40°C Relative humidity 10% ... 90% Air pressure 500 ... 1,060 hPa ®...
  • Page 23: Appendix B Scope Of Delivery And Accessories

    Scope of Delivery and Accessories PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Appendix B Scope of Delivery and Accessories Important For safety reasons, the instrument is to be used exclusively with original accessories. The use of other manufacturers' accessories is at the user's risk! B.1 Standard Accessories...
  • Page 24 Scope of Delivery and Accessories PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Ref.-No. Designation 01001 Trolley Universal 01005 Trolley Universal III ® HIVAMAT...
  • Page 25: Appendix C Supplementary Documents

    Supplementary Documents PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG Appendix C Supplementary Documents C.1 Manufacturer's Recommendations ® HIVAMAT...
  • Page 26: Index

    Index PHYSIOMED ELEKTROMEDIZIN AG instrument Index modes instrument description instrument errors instrument overview accessories intensity control additional intensity display ambient temperature application applicator handhold mains module maintenance manufacturer's recommendations batteries massage handling duration battery charger frequency intensity technique massage key...

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