Firstkind Ltd , a wholly owned subsidiary of Sky Medical Technology Ltd, is a highly innovative UK based medical company that has developed a ground breaking neuromuscular electrostimulation technology platform, OnPulse™. The company develops a range of products tailored to the needs of different medical applications areas selling both direct and through strategic partnerships and distributors in each major clinical area. Clinical areas include DVT prevention, reduction of oedema, wound healing, elite sport recovery and continence. The goal in each clinical area is to improve outcomes and patient care whilst saving health system resources.
Worn at the knee, and easy to use, geko™ is a battery powered neuromuscular electrostimulation device designed to increase blood flow in the deep veins of the leg. The geko™ device gently stimulates the common peroneal nerve, activating the calf and foot muscle pumps resulting in increased blood flow and the reduction of oedema.