Jobst, Conrad

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Conrad, U.S. engineer.
Jobst boot - a device used to reduce limb edema. Synonym(s): Jobst sleeve
Jobst sleeve - Synonym(s): Jobst boot
Jobst stocking - an elastic stocking used to treat postphlebitic leg edema.
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Conrad Jobst dedicated his life and expertise to the development of gradient compression garments to better relieve the symptoms of venous disease.
Since Conrad Jobst introduced our first product over 50 years ago, we have been focused upon improving the quality of life for those who suffer from venous disease.
The Jobst brand was established in 1950 when founder Conrad Jobst discovered that the hydrostatic pressure in a swimming pool provided relief to his aching, ulcerated legs.