The Kendall SCD™ sequential compression comfort sleeves are a clinically-proven modality to aid in the prevention of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) in the at-risk patient.1,2 A unique tear-away design is available, converting from thigh length to knee length in just seconds.
1 Dennis MS, et al. Effectiveness of intermittent pneumatic compression in reduction of risk of deep vein thrombosis in patients who have had a stroke (CLOTS 3): a multicentre randomised controlled trial. The Lancet. Published online: 31 May, 2013.
2 Ramos R et al. The efficacy of pneumatic compression stockings in the prevention of pulmonary embolism after cardiac surgery. CHEST. 1996 Jan; 109:82-5.