A family of multicentre randomised controlled trials testing external compression devices (e.g.stockings and intermittent pneumatic compression) for DVT prevention in acute stroke patients

 

CLOTS Trial 3 - A Randomised Trial to Establish the Effectiveness of Intermittent Pneumatic Compression to Prevent Post Stroke Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT).

 
Clots 3 Trial Results Information
CLOTS 3 Results Poster
IPC Guidance for stroke units in UK
Covidien Contacts in UK and Beyond
   
The CLOTS Trial Co-ordinating Centre                                                                        
Neurosciences Trials Unit                                                                                                            
Western General Hospital
Edinburgh EH4 2XU
Scotland
Tel: +44 (0) 131 537 1082                                                                                                                                
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The CLOTS Trials are funded by Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland,
 the Medical Research Council ,The Chief Scientist Office and 
the NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme
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