Shinkai recommends that patients apply a midpotency topical steroid such as triamcinolone to the affected area, followed by compression, ideally antiembolism
stockings (TED hose)--but that can be a hard sell.
Dr Bosch stressed the importance of pre-op prevention using antiembolism
stockings, anticoagulant therapy and promotion of early mobilisation.
Contract award: Antiembolism
Stockings, Compression Devices & Pumps & Lymphoedema Products.
Case report: Heel ulcers in patients with long-standing diabetes who wear antiembolism
gt;> STOP using antiembolism
stockings to prevent DVT START using prophylactic LMWH and/or pneumatic compression devices to prevent VTE
Many people with diabetes need wound care products and antiembolism
The nurse also recognized that the patient was at risk for deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and continued the use of antiembolism
stockings and external sequential compression devices.
Core Products International has added antiembolism
stockings to its line of compression support hosiery for men and women.
Why don't we use antiembolism
stockings or pneumatic compression for our postop cesarean patients?
STOP using antiembolism
stockings to prevent DVT in all obstetric and gynecologic patients