The thromboprophylactic effect of graded elastic compression stockings in combination with dextran 70.

Abstract

We studied 80 patients who were older than 50 years of age to determine if graded elastic compression stockings reduced the frequency of postoperative thrombosis in patients undergoing dextran 70 prophylaxis. All of the patients received a total of 2,000 mL of dextran 70 during three days; according to a random table, each of the patients had one leg… (More)

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@article{Bergqvist1984TheTE, title={The thromboprophylactic effect of graded elastic compression stockings in combination with dextran 70.}, author={Dr. David Bergqvist and B Ejdervik Lindblad}, journal={Archives of surgery}, year={1984}, volume={119 11}, pages={1329-31} }