Since 1980' the pain measurement has been a standard procedure in hospitals throughout the world. However, even today it is usually done by using just paper and pencil!

Based on the work by Ronald Melzack, Heikki Ketovuori (my late father) developed the Finnish Pain vocabulary for clinical purposes with the side of usual VAS Visual Analogical Scale.


Today, Mendolor provides a new digitalised approach for pain mangement for post-operative and other pain conditions, for the following reasons:

  1. To ensure that patients will have the right medication on time
  2. To recognize and deal with individual patients' differences
  3. To prevent chronic pain