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.
Created out of necessity by inventor and mechanical engineer, Conrad Jobst, who suffered with venous disease, Jobst[R] compression hosiery offers real medical therapy combined with style, fashion and comfort.