Vascular PRN

Vascular PRN President Recognizes Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), between 300,000 and 600,000 people in the United States are affected by DVT or pulmonary embolism (PE) each year.

Portable Compression Therapy from Vascular PRN Is an Easy Choice for at-Risk Travelers

Studies in recent years have clarified the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) associated with air and automobile travel. While its nickname with the general public, “Economy-Class Syndrome”, may sound fairly benign, VTE can result in serious injury or death.

Breakthrough Technology: Deep Vein Thrombosis Prevention Now Portable

A remarkable new portable vascular compression system weighs only one pound and offers a 17-hour battery life.

Lymphedema Patient Helps Spread Awareness After Finding Relief in Compression Therapy

Christine Wunderlin recently told her story to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. She said that when she underwent a mastectomy during her fight with breast cancer, she also lost the lymph nodes under one arm. As a result, Wunderlin soon suffered from lymphedema, which caused her left arm to swell to twice its normal size. Greg Grambor, president of Vascular PRN, a distributor of pneumatic compression equipment, says Wunderlin's case is not uncommon.

Rheumatoid Arthritis a Risk Factor for Blood Clots, Study Says, but Compression Therapy Is an Effective Mitigator

A recent study supports theories that rheumatoid arthritis increases the risk of blood clots in the veins, a potentially hazardous, but manageable, condition.

Pneumatic Compression: A Better Option to Battle the High Cost of Wound Therapy

A recent report shows that compression therapy can significantly reduce the cost of treating venous leg ulcers.

Compression Therapy Reduces Blood Clots in Stoke Patients, Study Finds

New research shows that inexpensive leg compression devices help prevent fatal blood clots in stroke patients.

Vascular PRN Offers Limb Savers Arterial Compression Systems

Vascular PRN, a leading national distributor of pneumatic compression therapy equipment, now carries arterial compression systems.

Vascular PRN Now Offers Custom-Sewn Lymphedema Sleeves for Extra Large, Hard-to-Fit Patients

Vascular PRN, a leading national distributor of pneumatic compression therapy equipment, is now offering solutions for healthcare professionals struggling to fit extra large patients with compression garments.

Bayer Pays Millions to Settle Deep Vein Thrombosis Lawsuits

The drug manufacturer Bayer has paid millions of dollars to settle lawsuits involving pulmonary embolism or deep vein thrombosis (DVT). The lawsuits were filed by women who used the company's Yaz or Yasmin birth control pills and subsequently developed blood clots.