Looking for participants for a study on the treatment of amputation pain

The Department of Pain Management at Oslo University Hospital is looking for participants in a study with the aim of investigating the mechanisms underlying post-amputation pain with the use of spinal anesthesia. The study will also investigate treatment with repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation(rTMS) of the brain can reduce these post-amputation pains. rTMS stimulation is administered … Read more

Easter greetings

Happy easter everyone! We are in a challenging time with the Covid-19 virus and many canceled events both for Momentum and other organizations and teams, but we will return strongly again, when we get the opportunity to do so, in relation to the guidelines set by FHI and other agencies. as a basis. Of the … Read more

Easter greetings

Happy easter everyone! We are in a challenging time with the Covid-19 virus and many canceled events both for Momentum and other organizations and teams, but we will return strongly again, when we get the opportunity to do so, in relation to the guidelines set by FHI and other agencies. as a basis. Of the … Read more

Momentum weekend 2020 has been canceled – moved to 4.-6. June 2021

Hi! Unfortunately, we have to cancel this year’s Momentum weekend due to the ongoing pandemic with the COVID-19 virus. There are too many uncertainties for us to maintain our desire for a weekend this year, but we will return stronger next year in the same place, but the date will be 4-6. June. Put it … Read more

Momentum weekend 2020 has been canceled – moved to 4.-6. June 2021

Hi! Unfortunately, we have to cancel this year’s Momentum weekend due to the ongoing pandemic with the COVID-19 virus. There are too many uncertainties for us to maintain our desire for a weekend this year, but we will return stronger next year in the same place, but the date will be 4-6. June. Put it … Read more

Events and Corona

Hi all! Some practical details regarding. events in the future, i.a. Kiel Tour and Momentum Weekend: Covid-19 (Corona virus): Strong travel restrictions have been introduced. We will at all times follow the advice of the health authorities. For the time being, we are betting that the trips will be completed. We hope you still like … Read more

Events and Corona

Hi all! Some practical details regarding. events in the future, i.a. Kiel Tour and Momentum Weekend: Covid-19 (Corona virus): Strong travel restrictions have been introduced. We will at all times follow the advice of the health authorities. For the time being, we are betting that the trips will be completed. We hope you still like … Read more

Inspiration evening with Drevelin and Momentum Vest

On Wednesday this week, Momentum arranged an inspiration evening together with Drevelin. The atmosphere in Drevelin’s premises in Bergen was high among prosthesis users, relatives, health professionals and professionals. Leader of Momentum Vest, Mariann Vestbøstad Marthinsen is very pleased with the good turnout of around 35 people. On the inspiration evening, double-amputee Jan Roger Klakegg … Read more

Inspiration evening with Drevelin and Momentum Vest

On Wednesday this week, Momentum arranged an inspiration evening together with Drevelin. The atmosphere in Drevelin’s premises in Bergen was high among prosthesis users, relatives, health professionals and professionals. Leader of Momentum Vest, Mariann Vestbøstad Marthinsen is very pleased with the good turnout of around 35 people. On the inspiration evening, double-amputee Jan Roger Klakegg … Read more

Training and theme evenings at Blatchford Bergen

Have a good workout in addition to exciting and inspiring theme evenings! Address: Fjøsangerveien 215, 5073 Bergen Registration on tel. 55 27 11 00. Some light food and drinks are served during the evening.  

Training evenings at Atterås in Bergen

We create movement! Welcome to training evenings at Atterås in Bergen. We want to invite you who have been amputated to training and experience exchange with physiotherapist Gyongyver Molvær. The training is specialized for prosthesis users and will be adapted for everyone regardless of age and functional level. The training will take place over 8 … Read more

Training evenings at Atterås in Bergen

We create movement! Welcome to training evenings at Atterås in Bergen. We want to invite you who have been amputated to training and experience exchange with physiotherapist Gyongyver Molvær. The training is specialized for prosthesis users and will be adapted for everyone regardless of age and functional level. The training will take place over 8 … Read more

Training and theme evenings at Blatchford Bergen

Have a good workout in addition to exciting and inspiring theme evenings! Address: Fjøsangerveien 215, 5073 Bergen Registration on tel. 55 27 11 00. Some light food and drinks are served during the evening.  

Bachelor’s thesis survey

Four orthopedic engineering students from Jönköping University will write bachelor theses in the spring of 2020. The purpose is to describe how prosthesis users experience their level of activity and the opportunities to be physically active with their aid. They therefore want YOUR help, if you meet the criteria below. Whether you are active or … Read more

Bachelor’s thesis survey

Four orthopedic engineering students from Jönköping University will write bachelor theses in the spring of 2020. The purpose is to describe how prosthesis users experience their level of activity and the opportunities to be physically active with their aid. They therefore want YOUR help, if you meet the criteria below. Whether you are active or … Read more

Momentum weekend at Strømstad Spa & Resort 12.-14. June

Then the invitation, preliminary program and registration are ready Momentum weekends 12.-14. June! Follow the link below to find more info and sign up for: https://www.momentum.nu/events/momentum-weekend-12-14-juni/ We look forward to seeing as many as possible on the weekend! Happy greetings Sports and Activity Committee

Momentum weekend at Strømstad Spa & Resort 12.-14. June

Then the invitation, preliminary program and registration are ready Momentum weekends 12.-14. June! Follow the link below to find more info and sign up for: https://www.momentum.nu/events/momentum-weekend-12-14-juni/ We look forward to seeing as many as possible on the weekend! Happy greetings Sports and Activity Committee

Prosthesis users for further research of rehabilitation for prosthesis users.

Two girls who are studying orthopedic engineering at OsloMet will write a bachelor’s thesis this spring. The bachelor thesis is to carry out a trial of a new ADL function test on prosthesis users, called the Person Centered Functional Mobility test (PCFM test). This is in collaboration with the research group KIM at Oslomet. This … Read more

Prosthesis users for further research of rehabilitation for prosthesis users.

Two girls who are studying orthopedic engineering at OsloMet will write a bachelor’s thesis this spring. The bachelor thesis is to carry out a trial of a new ADL function test on prosthesis users, called the Person Centered Functional Mobility test (PCFM test). This is in collaboration with the research group KIM at Oslomet. This … Read more

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users “Patient Centered Rehabilitation of Prosthesis Users” is a new research project at OsloMet – metropolitan university that deals with mobility in the daily life of prosthesis users. Good mobility, ie. the ability to move purposefully and independently from one place to another is important for participation in society and … Read more

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users “Patient Centered Rehabilitation of Prosthesis Users” is a new research project at OsloMet – metropolitan university that deals with mobility in the daily life of prosthesis users. Good mobility, ie. the ability to move purposefully and independently from one place to another is important for participation in society and … Read more

Joy of life 4 - 2019

New Joy of Life on the way in the mail now!

Joy of life is on its way in the mail, if you have not received it already it is not far away, in the meantime you can read it on our website. Click on the picture and you will come to the Christmas issue.    

New Joy of Life on the way in the mail now!

Joy of life is on its way in the mail, if you have not received it already it is not far away, in the meantime you can read it on our website. Click on the picture and you will come to the Christmas issue.    

Christmas table in Sirdal for Momentum Sør

Momentum Sør arranged a Christmas table in Sirdal 7.-8. December.   Some of us got up on Friday and got up in the rain, but with a fire in the fireplace in the hotel and a nice bunch of guests, it was a nice Friday for us who were there. We enjoyed ourselves in “Garasjen”, … Read more

Christmas table in Sirdal for Momentum Sør

Momentum Sør arranged a Christmas table in Sirdal 7.-8. December.   Some of us got up on Friday and got up in the rain, but with a fire in the fireplace in the hotel and a nice bunch of guests, it was a nice Friday for us who were there. We enjoyed ourselves in “Garasjen”, … Read more

The survey on culture and leisure from FFO and UF.

Culture and leisure is the theme of UN Day for people with disabilities 3. December. In this connection, the Joint Organization of the Disabled and the Young Disabled want to find out what possible obstacles you who have a disability or chronic illness encounter in cultural and leisure arenas. You can answer on behalf of … Read more

The survey on culture and leisure from FFO and UF.

Culture and leisure is the theme of UN Day for people with disabilities 3. December. In this connection, the Joint Organization of the Disabled and the Young Disabled want to find out what possible obstacles you who have a disability or chronic illness encounter in cultural and leisure arenas. You can answer on behalf of … Read more

Activity weekend at Hurdal sight and mastery center

Momentum Øst arranged an activity weekend at Hurdal sight and mastery center 13-15 September 2019. Second year at this center and now it worked fine for our needs. We ended up with 19 participants who came from Agder in the west to Østfold in the south. The day of arrival started with dinner and afterwards … Read more

Activity weekend at Hurdal sight and mastery center

Momentum Øst arranged an activity weekend at Hurdal sight and mastery center 13-15 September 2019. Second year at this center and now it worked fine for our needs. We ended up with 19 participants who came from Agder in the west to Østfold in the south. The day of arrival started with dinner and afterwards … Read more

Funkis turns 25!

On the occasion of Studieforbundet Funkis turning 25, they have made a «commercial film». Funkis’ goal for course activities and learning is to help the individual to a more meaningful life, master challenges that disabilities can lead to and participate actively in social, organizational and cultural life. Momentum also receives support for courses by funkis. … Read more

Funkis turns 25!

On the occasion of Studieforbundet Funkis turning 25, they have made a «commercial film». Funkis’ goal for course activities and learning is to help the individual to a more meaningful life, master challenges that disabilities can lead to and participate actively in social, organizational and cultural life. Momentum also receives support for courses by funkis. … Read more

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users “Patient Centered Rehabilitation of Prosthesis Users” is a new research project at OsloMet – metropolitan university that deals with mobility in the daily life of prosthesis users. Good mobility, ie. the ability to move purposefully and independently from one place to another is important for participation in society and … Read more

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users

Research project Rehabilitation of prosthesis users “Patient Centered Rehabilitation of Prosthesis Users” is a new research project at OsloMet – metropolitan university that deals with mobility in the daily life of prosthesis users. Good mobility, ie. the ability to move purposefully and independently from one place to another is important for participation in society and … Read more

Theme evening in Bergen 09.09.19

On Monday 09.09.19, Momentum and Blatchford Orthopedics arranged a theme evening in Bergen. about 40 people were gathered in the canteen at Blatchford at Krambua. Orthopedic engineer Miriam A. Hollerud welcomed the meeting, the evening continued with presentations from marketing manager in Blatchford UK, Helen Clark, and for Momentum, Mariann Vestbøstad Marthinsen. Miriam told a … Read more

Theme evening in Bergen 09.09.19

On Monday 09.09.19, Momentum and Blatchford Orthopedics arranged a theme evening in Bergen. about 40 people were gathered in the canteen at Blatchford at Krambua. Orthopedic engineer Miriam A. Hollerud welcomed the meeting, the evening continued with presentations from marketing manager in Blatchford UK, Helen Clark, and for Momentum, Mariann Vestbøstad Marthinsen. Miriam told a … Read more

Theme evening in Bergen 09.09.19

On Monday 09.09.19, Momentum and Blatchford Orthopedics arranged a theme evening in Bergen. about 40 people were gathered in the canteen at Blatchford at Krambua. Orthopedic engineer Miriam A. Hollerud welcomed the meeting, the evening continued with presentations from marketing manager in Blatchford UK, Helen Clark, and for Momentum, Mariann Vestbøstad Marthinsen. Miriam told a … Read more

Prostheses on a bicycle over Dovrefjell

After turning sharply to the right, I have to brake hard towards the railway underpass. Water has washed away some of the substrate and there is a lot of rough stone. Morten also found out. He tumbled into what had now become a small stream. But the mood is still on top! Support from the … Read more

Prostheses on a bicycle over Dovrefjell

After turning sharply to the right, I have to brake hard towards the railway underpass. Water has washed away some of the substrate and there is a lot of rough stone. Morten also found out. He tumbled into what had now become a small stream. But the mood is still on top! Support from the … Read more

Training trip to Spain has been canceled

Momentum East is planning a training trip to Spain this autumn. This has been canceled for various reasons. If there is a new training trip, we will inform about this with an invitation per. mail, as well as information on our website, facebook and via our newsletter (e-mail). If you are wondering what such a … Read more

Training trip to Spain has been canceled

Momentum East is planning a training trip to Spain this autumn. This has been canceled for various reasons. If there is a new training trip, we will inform about this with an invitation per. mail, as well as information on our website, facebook and via our newsletter (e-mail). If you are wondering what such a … Read more

Questionnaire on hand prostheses and grips

Bachelor students at NTNU in Gjøvik complete a bachelor thesis related to hand prostheses and grips. They therefore want to conduct a short survey of user groups of hand prostheses, to gain a deeper insight into the challenges and daily use of hand prostheses. The survey is anonymous and they hope that as many as … Read more

Questionnaire on hand prostheses and grips

Bachelor students at NTNU in Gjøvik complete a bachelor thesis related to hand prostheses and grips. They therefore want to conduct a short survey of user groups of hand prostheses, to gain a deeper insight into the challenges and daily use of hand prostheses. The survey is anonymous and they hope that as many as … Read more

Boneless ski tourists

“I have the opportunity to get skis, poles and ski boots from the hotel. And I have an extra kneeling sled. Have you tried skiing after the amputation? » Deep down, I was a little unsure of how we were going with style. – read more in the article!

Boneless ski tourists

“I have the opportunity to get skis, poles and ski boots from the hotel. And I have an extra kneeling sled. Have you tried skiing after the amputation? » Deep down, I was a little unsure of how we were going with style. – read more in the article!

Student patients to Oslomet

The orthopedic engineering education Oslomet wishes you with a thigh prosthesis to a prosthesis clinic with their first-year students in the spring semester 2019. Both teachers and not least the students really appreciate it. In March-May, first-year students will learn how to make transfemoral prostheses (prostheses for amputations through the thigh). In connection with this … Read more

Student patients to Oslomet

The orthopedic engineering education Oslomet wishes you with a thigh prosthesis to a prosthesis clinic with their first-year students in the spring semester 2019. Both teachers and not least the students really appreciate it. In March-May, first-year students will learn how to make transfemoral prostheses (prostheses for amputations through the thigh). In connection with this … Read more

Christmas lunch Trondheim

Momentum Midt invited to Christmas lunch 1. December at Scandic Lerkendal. We had invited Østo orthopedic center to have a presentation of their newly opened workshop in Trondheim, they went through the way they worked with sleeves and set up of prostheses. There was a good dialogue along the way and there were lots of … Read more

Joy of life 4 - 2018

New Joy of Life on the way in the mail now!

Strong Stephen He lost his two legs in the war in Afghanistan. He lifts heavily and runs elegantly. He is originally from Wales, but now lives with his cohabitant and their little son in Farsund. Not far away, in Lyngdal, he runs his own fitness center. When he looks back on his hospital stay just … Read more

New Joy of Life on the way in the mail now!

Strong Stephen He lost his two legs in the war in Afghanistan. He lifts heavily and runs elegantly. He is originally from Wales, but now lives with his cohabitant and their little son in Farsund. Not far away, in Lyngdal, he runs his own fitness center. When he looks back on his hospital stay just … Read more

Christmas lunch Trondheim

Momentum Midt invited to Christmas lunch 1. December at Scandic Lerkendal. We had invited Østo orthopedic center to have a presentation of their newly opened workshop in Trondheim, they went through the way they worked with sleeves and set up of prostheses. There was a good dialogue along the way and there were lots of … Read more

Christmas table Lindesnes

This weekend, Momentum Sør og Vest arranged a Christmas table at Lindesnes Havhotell.   Around 25 participants from the south and west braved rain and wind in the south and took the trip to Lindesnes this weekend. Saturday started with the hunt for the Christmas ball, an artistic and a puzzle that took place inside … Read more

Christmas table Lindesnes

This weekend, Momentum Sør og Vest arranged a Christmas table at Lindesnes Havhotell.   Around 25 participants from the south and west braved rain and wind in the south and took the trip to Lindesnes this weekend. Saturday started with the hunt for the Christmas ball, an artistic and a puzzle that took place inside … Read more

Christmas table Geilo

Christmas table weekend in Momentum Vest at Dr. Holm Hotel, Geilo 23-25 November. This weekend, 38 participants found their way to Geilo. These came from the West, East and South of the country. With a good age spread this weekend from 4 months. For over 80 years. Friday: Marit from Bergen, who was the prime … Read more

Christmas table Geilo

Christmas table weekend in Momentum Vest at Dr. Holm Hotel, Geilo 23-25 November. This weekend, 38 participants found their way to Geilo. These came from the West, East and South of the country. With a good age spread this weekend from 4 months. For over 80 years. Friday: Marit from Bergen, who was the prime … Read more

Håkon Thue has passed away.

Momentum has today received the sad news that one of our active members in Rogaland has passed away. Håkon died on Saturday 10.11 after a complication in an operation. Håkon was last at our members’ weekend in Tønsberg, and always spread a good mood wherever he was, he also sat on the election committee in … Read more

Håkon Thue has passed away.

Momentum has today received the sad news that one of our active members in Rogaland has passed away. Håkon died on Saturday 10.11 after a complication in an operation. Håkon was last at our members’ weekend in Tønsberg, and always spread a good mood wherever he was, he also sat on the election committee in … Read more

Student patients at HiOA / Oslo Met

Momentum has received a request if anyone will be a student patient at HiOA / Oslo Met by spring 2019. See request below: Hi From this spring, I have undertaken to hold the leg and thigh prosthesis course at the school every year from now on. And we need 10 leg prosthesis users and 10 … Read more

Student patients at HiOA / Oslo Met

Momentum has received a request if anyone will be a student patient at HiOA / Oslo Met by spring 2019. See request below: Hi From this spring, I have undertaken to hold the leg and thigh prosthesis course at the school every year from now on. And we need 10 leg prosthesis users and 10 … Read more

Reader’s letter – We are always three on tour

Terje has a strong will – and a leg. In this reader’s letter, you can read that he does not accept that the prosthetic foot should prevent him from living life the way he wants it to. Eight years ago, it was impossible for Terje to walk 250 meters from home to go to the cinema. Last year he went to Kjerag. This year they have gone from cabin to cabin on the Hardangervidda.

Reader’s letter – We are always three on tour

Terje has a strong will – and a leg. In this reader’s letter, you can read that he does not accept that the prosthetic foot should prevent him from living life the way he wants it to. Eight years ago, it was impossible for Terje to walk 250 meters from home to go to the cinema. Last year he went to Kjerag. This year they have gone from cabin to cabin on the Hardangervidda.

With prostheses for Guardamar

In early October, a group of Momentum members traveled to Guardamar in Spain. 8 days were to be filled with exercise, rest and socializing. Physiotherapist Gitte Hilding (Bakke Rehab) was responsible for the training program.

With prostheses for Guardamar

In early October, a group of Momentum members traveled to Guardamar in Spain. 8 days were to be filled with exercise, rest and socializing. Physiotherapist Gitte Hilding (Bakke Rehab) was responsible for the training program.

Joy of life 3 - 2018

A new Joy of Life along the way

Summer has become autumn, so a new edition of Livsglede is on its way to the mailboxes. Read there about what inspired Marte Gjerde Nilsen to, in good adulthood, embark on orthopedic engineering studies at OsloMet. It is this Marte who is pictured on the front page of the new magazine – well, Marte with … Read more

A new Joy of Life along the way

Summer has become autumn, so a new edition of Livsglede is on its way to the mailboxes. Read there about what inspired Marte Gjerde Nilsen to, in good adulthood, embark on orthopedic engineering studies at OsloMet. It is this Marte who is pictured on the front page of the new magazine – well, Marte with … Read more

Theme evening on prosthetic feet at Blatchford Orthopedics in Bergen

On Monday 22.10.18, Momentum and Blatchford Orthopedics in Bergen arranged a theme evening with the theme prosthetic feet. about 25-30 people were gathered in the canteen at Blatchford at Krambua. Dorthe Heggen, physiotherapist at Blatchford welcomed the meeting, and the evening continued with a small presentation of Momentum by Petter Thime. Linus Lindberg, orthopedic engineer … Read more

Theme evening on prosthetic feet at Blatchford Orthopedics in Bergen

On Monday 22.10.18, Momentum and Blatchford Orthopedics in Bergen arranged a theme evening with the theme prosthetic feet. about 25-30 people were gathered in the canteen at Blatchford at Krambua. Dorthe Heggen, physiotherapist at Blatchford welcomed the meeting, and the evening continued with a small presentation of Momentum by Petter Thime. Linus Lindberg, orthopedic engineer … Read more

An insight into a Danish sister association

Following an invitation from the Danish association “Amputationskredsen”, representatives from Momentum traveled to their General Assembly last weekend in September. Read more about the case here!

An insight into a Danish sister association

Following an invitation from the Danish association “Amputationskredsen”, representatives from Momentum traveled to their General Assembly last weekend in September. Read more about the case here!

The boneless ride again. Momentum on Hjerkinn

“There’s no crow!” Rune and I stopped on the way down from Viewpoint Snøhetta. An eagle sailed over us on the buoyancy. In large circles, it took a couple of laps over us before scouting for an easier prey. A double-amputated heavyweight and a man with one arm became too violent.   Autumn colors in … Read more

The boneless ride again. Momentum on Hjerkinn

“There’s no crow!” Rune and I stopped on the way down from Viewpoint Snøhetta. An eagle sailed over us on the buoyancy. In large circles, it took a couple of laps over us before scouting for an easier prey. A double-amputated heavyweight and a man with one arm became too violent.   Autumn colors in … Read more

Momentum West – summer gathering in Bergen 22. June 2018

Momentum Vest arranged a theater evening for members 22. June, rented with social gathering and dinner before the performance, at the restaurant Teatro. A little short registration deadline, busy time and illness caused us to be fewer than we would like, but those who participated expressed that they were happy with the initiative. Among the … Read more

Momentum West – summer gathering in Bergen 22. June 2018

Momentum Vest arranged a theater evening for members 22. June, rented with social gathering and dinner before the performance, at the restaurant Teatro. A little short registration deadline, busy time and illness caused us to be fewer than we would like, but those who participated expressed that they were happy with the initiative. Among the … Read more

A look back: A photo session with an ex-prime minister

It does not happen every day that the average woman and man see the opportunity to poke their noses into the Storting and there, on their way in the door, even get a mini chat and a photo session with an ex-prime minister. But, OK, that can happen, and it probably gave everyday life a … Read more

A look back: A photo session with an ex-prime minister

It does not happen every day that the average woman and man see the opportunity to poke their noses into the Storting and there, on their way in the door, even get a mini chat and a photo session with an ex-prime minister. But, OK, that can happen, and it probably gave everyday life a … Read more

Joy of life 2 - 2018

Summery joy of life

The joy of life shines from the cover photo of this summer’s Livsglede, which is now on its way to the mailboxes … The photo shows Swedish Christoffer Linde – with two legs and one arm smaller after a railway accident in 2006 – in the hotel pool during the Momentum weekend in Tønsberg this … Read more

Summery joy of life

The joy of life shines from the cover photo of this summer’s Livsglede, which is now on its way to the mailboxes … The photo shows Swedish Christoffer Linde – with two legs and one arm smaller after a railway accident in 2006 – in the hotel pool during the Momentum weekend in Tønsberg this … Read more

Honorary Award for a Momentum Veteran

Hans Emil Møller-Hansen, for many years a trustee at national and local level in Momentum, was this weekend honored with the Momentum Honorary Award. Saturday’s gala dinner during Momentum’s weekend gathering in Tønsberg offered not only a good meal and a lot of fun, but also the surprise that was a fact when Momentum leader … Read more

Honorary Award for a Momentum Veteran

Hans Emil Møller-Hansen, for many years a trustee at national and local level in Momentum, was this weekend honored with the Momentum Honorary Award. Saturday’s gala dinner during Momentum’s weekend gathering in Tønsberg offered not only a good meal and a lot of fun, but also the surprise that was a fact when Momentum leader … Read more

Member meeting in the North

The first weekend in June, Momentum Nord arranged a members’ meeting in Harstad. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the way forward in Momentum Nord. Present was the leader of Momentum Nord, Jan Henry Søberg, together with the leader of the main board, Kjetil Bragstad, leader of the relatives and peers committee, Arne … Read more

Member meeting in the North

The first weekend in June, Momentum Nord arranged a members’ meeting in Harstad. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the way forward in Momentum Nord. Present was the leader of Momentum Nord, Jan Henry Søberg, together with the leader of the main board, Kjetil Bragstad, leader of the relatives and peers committee, Arne … Read more