Benefit of wearing compression stockings in the treatment of venous and lymphatic disease

This was published in “Phlebology”   Indications for medical compression stockings in venous and lymphatic disorders: An evidence-based consensus statement Eberhard Rabe1 , Hugo Partsch2 , Juerg Hafner3 , Christopher Lattimer4 , Giovanni Mosti5 , Martino Neumann6 , Tomasz Urbanek7 , Monika Huebner8 , Sylvain Gaillard9 and Patrick Carpentier10   Abstract Objective: Medical compression stockings

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Compression stockings for preventing deep vein thrombosis in airline passengers.

Clarke MJ1, Broderick C, Hopewell S, Juszczak E, Eisinga A. Author information 1Centre for Public Health, Queen’s University Belfast, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Block B, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, BT12 6BJ. Abstract BACKGROUND: Air travel might increase the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). It has been suggested that wearing

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Why wear Compression Socks during exercise?

Wearing compression socks whilst running might not make you run a sub three hour marathon but they might help you recover faster from training runs and races. See this link for more details. We will have the Resoxx sports compression socks for sale on our website soon but if you have queries in the meantime

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Benefits of Compression Hosiery in Pregnancy

A recent article in the Journal Phlebologie (2013 ; 42: 301-307) looked at the benefits of wearing Compression Hosiery during pregnancy. The results as outlined below make for interesting reading   ” At the beginning of the study, the quality of life and the subjective symptoms had been rated as worse in the group with

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