Demystify the Ins and Outs of Compression Stockings
Questions are coming up about how to select compression stockings (Jobst, etc)...due to a growing list of products and touted benefits.
Help patients choose based on use and compression level in mmHg. Most stockings are graduated...and get looser as they extend up the leg.
"Mild" compression...below about 20 mmHg. Some athletes and healthy adults who stand for long periods swear by these.