Adore® 18-21mmHg – European Class 1 FP10/GP10 - Provides light compression and should be used for early/mild chronic oedema, lymphoedema - where the oedema is light to moderate with little shape distortion.
ls also suitable for chronic oedema, lymphoedema, lipoedema, prophylaxis, maintenance therapy, palliative use and patients who are pressure sensitive.
Adore® 23-32mmHg - European Class 2 FP10/GP10 - Provides medium compression and should be used in cases of moderate to severe chronic oedema or lymphoedema.
Adore® Class 2 hosiery can be used as part of the treatment for, and to provide maintenance therapy of chronic oedema and lymphoedema.
For large or irregular shaped limbs, compression bandaging may be indicated until the limb size and shape is suitable for a compression garment
This hosiery may be unsuitable where there is heavy exudate and for large wounds
For large or irregular shaped limbs, compression bandaging or an adjustable wrap system may be indicated until the limb size and shape is suitable for a compression garment
Current acute inflammatory episode
Acute deep vein thrombosis
Fragile or damaged skin, though it may be used over an appropriate dressing
Patients with diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis unless after specialist referral and under supervision, due to risk of microvascular disease
Significant arterial disease (ischaemia) according to vascular assessment ABPI of <0.8 or >1.3 unless after specialist referral and under supervision and regular follow up
Congestive heart failure, as compression could lead to cardiac overload
Sensory disorders of the limb i.e. peripheral neuropathy
Known sensitivity to the fabric of the hosiery
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