Indications and Contraindications

Phlebo Press® DVT Indications:

Phlebo Press® DVT is prescribed to help prevent deep vein thrombosis in patients who may be susceptible.

 

Phlebo Press® DVT Contraindications:

Do not use the Phlebo Press® DVT in the presence of the following conditions:

 

  • Known or suspected Deep Vein Thrombosis, congestive heart failure, pulmonary edema, thrombophlebitis, severe arteriosclerosis, or active infections
  • In the presence of any sudden pain or numbness
  • On extremities that are not sensitive to pain
  • Vein ligation or other ischemic vascular diseases
  • When increased venous or lymphatic return is undesirable
  • Extreme deformity of the limbs
  • Gangrene
  • Recent skin grafts
  • Dermatitis

 

Cautions and Warnings:

  • Exercise caution when using on patients whose extremities are insensitive to pain.
  • If patient experiences pain, tingling or numbness in the treated area, stop treatment, remove the sleeves and notify the supervising physician.
  • This device is for sale and use by, or on the order of, a physician.

 

See the User Manual for additional notes and precautions.