Intervention Review

Knee length versus thigh length graduated compression stockings for prevention of deep vein thrombosis in postoperative surgical patients

  1. Muhammad S Sajid1,*,
  2. Mital Desai2,
  3. Richard W Morris3,
  4. George Hamilton4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Peripheral Vascular Diseases Group

Published Online: 16 MAY 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 27 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007162.pub2


How to Cite

Sajid MS, Desai M, Morris RW, Hamilton G. Knee length versus thigh length graduated compression stockings for prevention of deep vein thrombosis in postoperative surgical patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD007162. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007162.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Worthing Hospital, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing, West Sussex, UK

  2. 2

    Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust Hospital, Department of Vascular Surgery, London, UK

  3. 3

    University College London, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, London, UK

  4. 4

    Royal Free Hampstead NHS Foundation Trust, Department of Vascular Surgery, London, UK

*Muhammad S Sajid, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Worthing Hospital, Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 2DH, UK. Surgeon1wrh@hotmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 16 MAY 2012

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