The goal of Compression Solutions is to
Prevent DVT at Home
CRITICAL POST-SURGERY RECOVERY
Compression Solutions is on the forefront of helping to prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) where patients are most vulnerable — at home after surgery.
Our products and programs increase patient safety, improve outcomes, and reduce costs, . And because our focus is on preventing DVT risk at home, we make our compression products accessible, compact, and exceedingly simple to use.
Transitioning home after surgery should be a time of recovery, not risk. Learn more about how Triple Play VT® can make a difference. Together, we can change outcomes — and save lives.
DVT WARNING SIGNS:
PAIN OR TENDERNESS IN AN EXTREMITY OR GROIN
SUDDEN SWELLING OF THE LEG
NOTICEABLY WARM SKIN
CHANGE OF COLOR IN THE LEG
Q: WILL MY LEG GO BACK TO NORMAL AFTER DVT1?
A: The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons discusses this topic at length. Please see the cited link for reference.
Q: SEQUENTIAL COMPRESSION DEVICE FOR DVT PROPHYLAXIS?
A: Yes, sequential compression mimics muscle movement from walking, helping prevent DVT prophylaxis.
DVT and Heart Attack Risk
Q: CAN deep vein thrombosis increase heart attack risk?
A: Yes, in fact patients who have had DVT may be at higher risk for heart attack or stroke2.
Here are options doctors will recommend to patients after having deep vein thrombosis:
USE COMPRESSION PUMPS AND SLEEVES AS PRESCRIBED BY YOUR PHYSICIAN
MAKE HEALTHY CHOICES
ASK YOUR DOCTOR TO MONITOR YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE REGULARLY