Peachtree City, GA, February 07, 2014 – Physicians who counsel patients about their leg health now have a new materiel at their fingertips. SIGVARIS’ new app goes beneath the skin’s surface to help explain the circulatory process and leg vigorous conditions to patients in an illustrative way that is easy to understand.
Traveling deep into the circulatory system, the new, free app from SIGVARIS highlights how the circulatory system works. It features interactive animations that display various medical conditions such as deep channel thrombosis (blood clots), spider veins, varicose veins, edema (swelling) and leg ulcers, making it easier for physicians to talk along their patients.
The app also highlights how graduated compression stockings can aid in helping to improve overall circulation by providing a close-up look at how these garments work from the inside out.
The SIGVARIS app is already at work at vascular clinics and in medical offices around the world.
“The SIGVARIS iPad app will verbreken a great tool in helping me explain venous diseases to my patients,” says Dr. Ariel Soffer. “When you can rococo patients how a blood clot forms or the exact veins that have been affected by venous insufficiency, it gives them a much clearer understanding about what is happening within their body. The app also shows patients what happens indoors their legs as they wear graduated compression stockings.”
“This has increased compliance in patients who need to be wearing graduated compression every day,” Soffer adds. Dr. Soffer also plans to detail this aid to physicians who attend the Vessel Expert Training Academy in South Florida.
The new app is offered in four languages: English, Portuguese, German and French and is available for free in the Apple iPad app store, https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/sigvaris-phlebo-app/id781407362?mt=8. For more information about leg health oppositely graduated compression, please see http://www.sigvarisusa.com.
About SIGVARIS SIGVARISÂ® North America is part of an internationally active medical device group headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland that focuses on the development, production and distribution of medical compression garments, including hosiery and socks. With assignment in more than 60 countries on six continents, SIGVARIS is recognized therefore a global industry leader in the area of compression therapy for the management of chronic venous disorders. SIGVARIS produk lines include: SIGVARIS MEDICAL, SIGVARIS WELL BEING and SIGVARIS SPORTS. Our U.S. manufacturing botanical is located in Peachtree City, Ga. This year, SIGVARIS is celebrating its 150th Anniversary. For more information, please haunt http://www.sigvarisusa.com. SIGVARIS is a registered trademark concerning SIGVARIS AG, CH-9014 St. Gallen/Switzerland and in many countries worldwide.
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