DVT compression garments will help reduce the risk of developing a DVT (blood clot) in your legs when travelling or at anytime.
- If you have previously experienced a DVT, then you may need to wear compression daily.
- Class I (15-20mmHg) for prevention.
- Class II (20-30mmHg) or Class III (30-40mmHg) if a clot has already developed.
- Anti Embolism TED socks and stockings for during and immediately after surgery.
- Medical hosiery may be claimable from your Private Health Insurance.