Activecare® gets additional evidence for its efficiency: New publication in the prestige “Journal of Arthroplasty” Confirming Patient Satisfaction, Safety, Efficacy and Reduction of Hospital Readmissions with ActiveCare® DVT prophylaxis Mobile Compression Device Following Joint Replacement Surgery. This was a prospective study of 3,143 patients undergoing primary or revision knee or hip arthroplasty.
Study title: The Effectiveness of a Risk Stratification Protocol for Thromboembolism Prophylaxis After Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Denis Nam, MD, MSc a, *, Ryan M. Nunley, MD a, Staci R. Johnson, Med a, James A. Keeney, MD b, John C. Clohisy, MD a, Robert L. Barrack, MD a
a – Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
b – Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
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