Medecine & laboratories
It is not only used for cooling purposes in the food sector. Also other fields of activities such as laboratories and the chemical industry make use of the cooling effect of flake ice. It serves for the quick cooling down of the most different processes and is considered as very reasonable method without big technical effort. Moreover many hospitals and rehabilitation centres appreciate the cooling qualities of MAJA flake ice for cryotherapy. It is used as ice compress, e. g. after operations, to treat swellings and as first aid for injuries needing to be cooled. Also ideal in veterinary medicine, e. g. cooling of horse legs after sports strain and for the treatment of swellings of the legs and the body. In contrast to the chemical cold pack there is no danger for health if the horse is biting into the ice.
In human medicineApplication fields:
- Local flake ice treatment for traumatological / orthopedic injuries
- Postoperative use, for example after arthroscopical joint surgeries
- Reducing postoperative tumescence
- For rheumatism medication
- Initial treatment of injuries in sports and leasure - cryotherapy
In veterinary medicineApplication fields:
Flake is ideal for example for cooling of horse legs after sports strain (polo, hunting, eventing...) and for the treatment of swellings of the legs and the body. In contrast to the chemical cold pack there is no danger for health if the horse is biting into the ice.