TED anti-embolism stockings are designed to speed blood flow with graduated compression but are different from support stockings or compression hose in that they are used for non-ambulatory convalescing persons to prevent blood clots.
Jobst T.E.D. Anti-Embolism Stockings are LATEX FREE and designed to reduce venous stasis below the knee when thigh length styles are medically contraindicated. The clinically-proven graduated compression pattern helps ensure optimum blood flow velocity. The stockings are available in a wide range of sizes, which helps facilitate proper fit and ensure the clinically-proven compression pattern.
These T.E.D. knee highs stockings are nylon, full-foot with a Closed Toe.
T.E.D. hose are anti-embolism stockings made to wear in the bed. If you are interested in compression hose for ambulatory use, Jobst makes Support Wear stockings with light compression as well as hosiery in several different gradient compression strengths in both open and closed toe and in a variety of styles for every lifestyle.
Care of Jobst T.E.D. hose:
Please refer to the product label and/or package insert for full instructions on the safe use of these products.
Machine washable in lukewarm water with delicate fabric detergent. Tumble dry on low heat. Do not bleach, dry clean, or iron.
Replacing Your Garment
Regular non-ambulatory T.E.D. hose start to lose their compression after just a few washings. If you need compression hose for a longer period of time, If you need compression hose for a longer period of time, please see the 15-20 compression hose made by Juzo, Jobst or Mediven. They can be washed daily and will last a minimum of six months.
Due to the nature of this product and our adherence to strict safety precautions, this product is NOT returnable unless it is unopened and has not been tampered with in any way. View Return Policy.
This item will typically ship via USPS when shipped alone.
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MidtownHealthOnline.com offers other styles of low compression socks. Visit our Compression Garments section or call us and we will help you select a style that is right for you.
Midtown Health also carries a variety of wrapping bandages such as Comprilian, Cover-Roll, Elastoplast, and Artiflex.
Donning gloves have a gripping texture that makes it easier to put on compression hose and help prevent tearing and snagging. Some people prefer a donning aid like the Juzo Slippie Gator or Mediven Butler.
To preserve the life of your stockings, we suggest Jobst Jolastic Wash.