Journal of Woundcare Handbook

The professional's guide to wound product selection

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Description

Latex-free, seamless, two-way stretch stocking made from antibacterial yarn. Made-to-measure option available in black and beige. For special options (closed toe, plain, lace or sensitive topband and panty), please call manufacturer for details.

Indications

Strong stocking for severe venous indications and moderate chronic oedema/lymphoedema.

Contraindications

Arterial circulation disorders; right heart failure; pre-existing gangrenous damage; neuropathy; and/or inability to tolerate the stocking fabric.

Sizes Available

Class 2 (23–32mmHg) and class 3 (34–46mmHg) compression. Sizes: I–VII. Styles: Knee-length stocking (standard or petite); thigh-length stocking (standard or petite) (also with waist attachment); pantyhose; maternity pantyhose; men's tights. Colour: beige

Price

Not available on Drug Tariff. Price on application. 

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