After an injury or without injury due to some pathological condition swelling is present in your hand, arm leg, foot, or thigh. This swelling or edema can restrict your movement and causing pain. For the edema, At Elite Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre we have a compression therapy unit. At our clinic, our Physiotherapists combine Compression therapy with movement and it is scientifically proven that when you walk and activate your calf muscles, compression helps “pump” blood back to your heart. This combo can reduce swelling in the legs.
Compression therapy has the following benefits
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Types of compression
• Compression stockings
• Compression wraps
• mechanical compression devices, such as a compressed air device