ICT-enabled Medical Compression Stocking for Treatment of Leg Venous Insufficiency

  title={ICT-enabled Medical Compression Stocking for Treatment of Leg Venous Insufficiency},
  author={Troels Fedder Jensen and Finn Overgaard Hansen and Jos{\'e} Antonio Esparza Isasa and Peter H{\o}gh Mikkelsen and Tomi Hakala and Timo Vuorela},
This paper presents a novel approach to the treatment of leg venous insufficiency. This approach consists of an ICT-enabled medical compression stocking that aims at mitigating the requirement for daily assistance and increasing the patient’s self-sufficiency. More specifically, this paper presents the wearable subsystem of this solution. In addition this paper discusses the different prototypes that have been produced to demonstrate that this new approach is technically feasible. 

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