The SIGVARIS GROUP Medical One-Pagers (MOP) are short summaries of recent scientific publications in the field of phlebology, lymphology, and compression therapy. The MOP web pages are published in English; the publications are available for download in English as well as in German, French, Italian, and Spanish, some additionally in Polish, Chinese, Russian, or Portuguese.
Compression therapy effectively prevents and maintains post-surgical breast cancer-related lymphedema
This One-Pager presents the benefits of compression therapy in the maintenance and prevention of post-surgical BCRL. It is published in English, German, Italian, French and Spanish.
This One-Pager discusses different types of compression products in veno-lymphatic disorders. It focuses on characteristics of compression therapy types and on how to choose the best garment for an individual patient. This One-Pager is published in English, German, French, Italian, Polish and Spanish.
This One-Pager gives advice on lymphedema support during the Covid-19 crisis. Precautions and special advice for compression garments with a hand piece are discussed in this brief overview. Furthermore, you can find exercises for self-management of edema. This One-Pager is published in English, German, French and Italian.
Benefits of medical compression stockings throughout pregnancy & after birth
This One-Pager reviews the effectiveness of medical compression stockings (MCS) against various signs and symptoms, throughout pregnancy & beyond. It is available for download in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Chinese.
Peripheral edema: causes, diagnosis and treatment with compression therapy.
This One-Pager describes different forms of edemas, their clinical features, and why compression therapy is essential. It is published in English, Chinese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Portuguese and Spanish.
Compression for the prevention of post-thrombotic syndrome after deep vein thrombosis: What is the ideal therapy duration?
This One-Pager discusses the prevention of post-thrombotic syndrome following deep vein thrombosis. It reviews whether stopping elastic compression therapy after 12 months is non-inferior to continuing it for an additional 12 months. This One-Pager is published in English, German, French, Italian, Polish and Russian.
Compression hosiery in the elderly reduces falls and is easily donned thanks to simple donning devices
This One-Pager presents the promising findings of two studies that will motivate elderly people and their caregivers to use compression therapy. It is available for download in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish and Chinese.
The effect of medical compression stockings and leg elevation on local inflammatory biomarkers in healthy subjects & CVI patients
This One-Pager reviews the effects of medical compression stockings and leg elevation on local inflammation. It is available for download in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Polish.