Although Intermittent Pneumatic Compression (IPC) can be used across a broad spectrum of clinical specialties, there are some specific indications for which IPC is particularly useful.

The following summaries present the evidence supporting IPC as an effective method of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) prevention.

Click on the following links to download the clinical evidence summaries:

  • Clinical evidence document
    A comprehensive summary of the incidence, pathology and prevention of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE).

The importance of DVT prevention in: