The elativ - story

1993 - 1996

The idea to achieve an extension in the neck by lying on a slope, without pressure at the end of the head.

Product development, ergonomic design and tests.


1997

The first doctor becomes aware of the properties of the pillow. 


1999

The first clinical tests at the Innsbruck University Hospital.

Report.
Production in small series.


BestKissen will be presented on hse24 for the first time.


2001

Clinical tests.

Lecture at the "Second Central European Congress for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation" in Salzburg.


2002

Clinical Tests.

Lecture at the "Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation" in Innsbruck.


2003

Serial production.


2004

With BestKissen we are: "Supplier of the German Olympic team in Athens 2004".


BestKissen is available in pharmacies and medical supply stores.

Report by Josef Broukal on BestKissen in the scientific program "AHA" in the transmission channel ATV +


2006

BestKissen wird in den Krankenhäusern in den Intensivstationen und anderen Abteilungen verwendet


Best Pillow is prescribed by doctors to patients by prescription.   


BestKissen is offered in wellness hotels.

Supplier of the German Olympic team in Turin 2006

Thank-you posters signed by the German Olympic team Turin 2006:

elativ orthopedic pillow against NECK PAINS and TENSENESS with EXTENSION STRETCHING and perfect ERGONOMICS

2013

BestKissen becomes elativ®.

The elativ PREMIUM - noble variant is launched on the market.