Intermittent Pneumatic Compression (IPC) and Patient Outcome

Trials evaluating the effectiveness of IPC for preventing VTE

Overview

CLOTS Trials Collaboration

Lacut et al.

Zhang et al.

Trials comparing low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) and IPC prophylaxis

Overview

Hardwick et al.

Colwell et al.

Gelfer et al.

Benefit of adding intermittent pneumatic compression (IPC) to pharmacological l VTE prophylaxis

Cost effectiveness of IPC

References

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