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Journal of Community Nursing (JCN) | May 2015

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How to use compression hosiery kits in the treatment of venous leg ulceration

How to use compression hosiery kits in the treatment of venous leg ulceration
Editorial

Article topics: compression hosiery kits, Venous leg ulceration

The use of compression hosiery is commonplace in the community. Traditionally, compression hosiery has been used to prevent leg ulceration, including prevention of the recurrence of leg ulcers and skin breakdown after ulcers have healed (Nelson and Bell-Syer, 2012).