How to prevent a Venous Leg Ulcer — DIY
Here's a quick read on a few — but valuable — suggestions you can do yourself to prevent a Venous Leg Ulcer — a wound caused by the build-up of fluid in the leg.
Created by Wound Canada, this article is part of their DIY Series.
Important considerations to preventing a Venous Leg Ulcer:
- Exercise your calf-muscle pump
- Compression therapy
Remember, always consult with your healthcare professional before starting or changing treatment.
If you need more information or assistance on compression garments, contact us! We’ll be happy to help.