The ActiLymph leg ulcer hosiery kit from L&R ( formerly known as Activa Healthcare ) is a hosiery alternative to bandages for healing leg ulcers where oedema is present. Two stockings are worn one on top of the other. A 10mmHg liner followed by a below knee, open toed European class 2 (23-32mmHg). The combined compression allows leg ulcer healing without the bulk of bandages. Suitable post healing for patients with a history of leg ulcer reoccurrence.
A full holistic assessment, including Doppler, should be carried out prior to application (refer to local guidelines)