. Compression therapy reduces blood backflow in the veins and helps the calf muscles propel blood back toward the heart. . 2/17. types of compression therapy . multilayered elastic compression wraps elastic compression stockings pneumatic compression devices multilayer bandaging systems . 3/17.
1. Using compression therapy for venous insufficiency WOUND & SKIN CARE; 2005 GALVAN, LINDA RN, APN, CWOCN, BSN