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Definition of the noun support hose
What does support hose mean as a name of something?
- elasticized stocking intended to reduce pressure on the veins of the leg (as in case of varicose veins)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Support Hose
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Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
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Encyclopedia of Health (2010)
People who suffer from varicose veins should avoid prolonged standing and wear special support hose. In serious cases, surgery may be required to ...
by Philip D. Morehead
sock, stockings, nylons, woolens, silk stocking, sheer stocking, dress sheer, fishnet or mesh stocking, support hose, garter stocking, knee-high, -hose, or - sock, halfhose, boothose; leg warmer; slouch sock, bobby socks; footlet, anklet.
The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric and Social Care, Second Edition by Eugenia L. Siegler, MD, FACP, Elizabeth Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN, Mathy Mezey, EdD, RN, FAAN
Elastic support hose will improve venous return and ...
by Phyllis G. Tortora, Ingrid Johnson
support hose Stockings, socks, or pantyhose which ...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Endurance in Sport (2008)
by R. J. Shephard, P.-O. Astrand
If the resting blood pressure is <80 / 50 mmHg, use of elastic support hose and / or an abdominal binder is recommended. Exercise should be ...
The Encyclopedia of Aging (2006)
Fourth Edition by Linda S. Noelker, PhD, Kenneth Rockwood, MD, FRCPC, Richard L. Sprott, Ph.D.
Elastic support hose will improve venous return and minimize chances of coagulation. Individuals placed at bed rest may require anticoagulants to reduce the chance of phlebitis formation. Pulmonary emboli can occur when deep venous ...
The Cleaning Encyclopedia (2009)
Your A-to-Z Illustrated Guide to Cleaning Like the Pros by Don Aslett
Elasticized fabric used for foundation garments, swimwear, athletic apparel, support hose, etc. TRIACETATE (Amel) Used for permanent-pleat garments, flarmel, ...
by Carol Ann Rinzler
Once the injections are completed, the surgeon may prescribe a compression garment (support hose) to reduce swelling and the risk of blood clots. Risks and Complications Common aftereffects include bruising, inflammation, swelling, and ...
A Comprehensive Guide to Diseases and Their Orthodox and Alternative Remedies by Dr Caroline Shreeve
helped by splashing the affected area with cold water after bathing or washing with warm water; by wearing elastic support hose; by 'marching on the spot' leg movements, carried out even when having to remain stationary (for instance, when ...
Concise English Dictionary (2007)
by Wordsworth Editions, Limited
— support hose, stockings elasticated stockings; supporting film, ...
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