Hugo Partsch

What’s best for our lymphoedema patients?

In a recent issue of the Journal of Lymphoedema, Nickolaidis and Karlsson (2013) indicated that most of the standard treatments for lymphoedema patients were explored and developed early last century, and suggested that holistic assessment of the individual is critical for good outcomes, but that...

3M™ COBAN™ 2 Compression Made Easy

The 3M Coban 2 Compression System is designed to address some of the problems that may be associated with multi-component compression systems, eg two- or four-layer bandaging, or compression hosiery. This system has two layers, is quick and easy to apply [1] and produces effective, consistent...

Innovations in venous leg ulcer management

This paper describes recent research in the field of venous leg ulcer management. It provides an overview of the most important randomised clinical trials and meta-analyses of studies in this specialty. It suggests that compression therapy remains the most effective treatment, but that clinicians...