Nurse and patient looking at a tablet.

Ever hear of this scenario? A patient not listening to instructions...


Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN, Healthcare writer.

Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN

Essential Insights contributor, healthcare writer

Influencing Patients to Take Action

Graphic - comparison of VTE deaths per year.

Barriers to following care recommendations

Spurring patients and families to taking action

The nursing team must be fully on board

Nurse holding a patient's hand.

Blood clot prevention – the clinical evidence for IPC

Nurse helping patient with a walker.

Earn CE credits and learn about VTE prevention best practices

Kendall SCD™ 700 Smart Compression™ system.

Kendall SCD™ 700 Smart Compression™ system