Some articles on compression, compression garments:
... Compression therapies are finding more use as of the last ten years ... Among older children and adults, compression garments can be used to alleviate almost all of these, and when combined with elevation of the affected area and proper ... Compression garments are also used lately after a debulking procedure to maintain the results of the procedure ...
Famous quotes containing the words garments and/or compression:
“Do you know the balancings of the clouds, the wondrous works of the one whose knowledge is perfect, you whose garments are hot when the earth is still because of the south wind? Can you, like him, spread out the skies, hard as a molten mirror?”
—Bible: Hebrew, Job 37:16-18.
One of Jobs comforters, of God.
“The triumphs of peace have been in some proximity to war. Whilst the hand was still familiar with the sword-hilt, whilst the habits of the camp were still visible in the port and complexion of the gentleman, his intellectual power culminated; the compression and tension of these stern conditions is a training for the finest and softest arts, and can rarely be compensated in tranquil times, except by some analogous vigor drawn from occupations as hardy as war.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)