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TED Stockings: Proven DVT reduction through published peer reviewed clinical studies

Extracted from Kendall resources.
Edited by: Larry C., Newlook Marketing, 19-Aug-2004.


Results of Clinical Studies

Date/Audior JournalPatient GroupEnd PointDiagnosticControl Group
Incidence Rate
T.E.D.
Incidence Rate
*Risk
Reduction
%
Comments
1952
Wilkins et al.
NEJM
Medical/Surg.PEAutopsy6/2395 (.25%)1/2346 (.05%)80% 
1953
Wilkens et al.
NEJM
Medical/Surg.PEAutopsy21/4450 (47%)12/5467 (.22%)53% 
1976
Holford et al.
Br J Surg
General Surg.
Major Surg.
DVT1-12523/47 (49%)11/48 (23%)53% 
1977
Scurr et al.
Br J Surg
Major AbdominalDVT1-12526/70 (37%)8/70 (11%)70% 
1978
Barnes et al.
Clin Orthop
Total HipDVTDoppler Venography5/10 (50%)0/8 (0%)100% 
1980
Torngren et al.
Br J Surg
Major AbdominalDVT1-12512/98 (12%)
Heparin
4/98 (4%)
Heparin
67% 
1981
Borow et al.
Am Surg
Various SurgicalDVT1-12532/89 (36%)14/91 (15%)58% 
1981
ishak et al.
BrJ Surg
Total HipDVTVenography22/41 (54%)7/35 (20%)63% 
1983
Allan et al.
Br J Surg
Abdominal Surg.DVT1-12537/103 (36%)15/97 (15%)58% 
1983
Borow et al.
Am Surg
Various SurgicalDVT1-12515/56 (27%)2/63 (3%)
Heparin
89% 
1983
Caprini et al.
Surg Gynecol Obstet
SurgicalDVT1-12520/96 (21%)4/39 (10%)52%Retrospective Control
1983
Inada et al.
Am Surg
Abdominal Major SurgeryDVT1-125i6/110 (14.5%)4/110 (3.6%)75% 
1984
Thmer et al.
Brit J Ob Gyn
Gyn. SurgeryDVT1-1254/92 (4%)0/104 (0%)100% 
1985
W-Jorgensen et al.
BrJ Surg
Abdominal Surg.DVT/PE1-125
Venography
Lung Scan
11/90 (12%) Heparin2/86 (2%) Heparin83% 
1989
Tarpie et al.
Arch Intern Med
NeurosurgeryDVT1-125
IPG Venography
16/81 (20%)7/80 (9%)55% 
1991
W-Jorgensen et al.
Surg Gynecol Obstet
Abdominal Surg.DVT/PE1-125
Venography
Lung Scan
12/81 (15%)
Heparin
2/83 (2%)
Heparin
87% 
1993
Kierkeguard et al.
Eur Heart J
Acute MIDVT1-1258/80(10%)0/80(0%)100% 
*Risk reduction % refers to the difference between the control and treatment groups within the referenced study.

References

  1. Wilkins RW, Mixter Jr G, Stanton JR and Litter J: Elastic Stockings in the Prevention of Pulmonary Embolism: A Preliminary Report. NEJM 246:360, 1952.

  2. Wilkins RW, Stanton Jr: Elastic Stockings in the Prevention of Pulmonary Embolism II. A Progress Report. New England Journal of Medicine 248:1087-1090, 1953.

  3. Holford CP: Graded Compression for Preventing Deep Venous Thrombosis. Br Med J 2:969, 1976.

  4. Scurr JH, Ibrahim SZ, Faber RG, LeQuesne LP: The Efficacy of Graduated Compression Stockings in the Prevention of Vein Thrombosis. Br J Surg 64:371, 1977.

  5. Barnes RW, Brand RA, Clarke W, Hartley N, Hoak JC: Efficacy of Graded-Compression Antiembolism Stockings in Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty. Clinical Orthopaedics 132: 61-67, 1978.

  6. Torrigren S: Low Dose Heparin and Compression Stockings in the Prevention of Postoperative Deep Vein Thrombosis. Br J Surg 67:482, 1980.

  7. Borow M and Goldson H: Postoperative Venous Thrombosis: Evaluation of Five Methods of Treatment. Amer J Surg 141:245, 1981.

  8. Ishak MA, Morley KD, Deep Vein Thrombosis After Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Prospective Controlled Study to Determine the Prophylactic Effect of Graded Pressure Stockings. Brit J Surgery, 68:429-432, 1981.

  9. Allan A, Williams JT, Bolton JP and LeQuesne LP: The Use of Graduated Compression Stockings in the Prevention of Postoperative Deep Vein Thrombosis. Br J Surg 70:172, 1983.

  10. Borow M and Goldson HJ: Prevention of Postoperative Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Emboli with Combined Modalities. AmerSurgeon 49:599, 1983.

  11. Caprini JA, Chucker JL, Zuckerman L, Vagher JP, Franck CA and Cullen JE: Thrombosis Prophylaxis Using External Compression, Surg Gyn OBS 156:599, 1983.

  12. Inada K, Shirai N, Hazashi M, Matsumoto K and Hirose M: Postoperative Deep Venous Thrombosis in Japan: Incidence and Prophylaxis. Amer J Surg 145:775, 1983.

  13. Tamer GM, Cole SE and Brooks JH: The Efficacy of Graduated Compression Stockings in the Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis after Major Gynecological Surgery. Br J Obs Gyn 91:588, 1984.

  14. Willie-Jorgensen P, Thorup J, Fischer A, Holst-Christensen J, and Flarnsholt R: Heparin With and Without Graded Compression Stockings in the Prevention of Thromboembolic Complications of Major Abdominal Surgery: A Randomized Trial. Br J Surg 72:577,1985.

  15. Turpie AGG et al: Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis in Potential Neurosurgical Patients. Arch Intern Med 149:679, 1989.

  16. Jorgensen PW et al: Prophylaxis of Deep Venous Thrombosis After Acute Abdominal Operation. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, 172:44, 1991.

  17. Kierkeguard A, Norgren L: Graduated Compression Stockings in the Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction. European Heart Journal 14:1365-1368, 1993.


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