• Study reports abnormally high VTE and high bleed risk in critically ill Covid-19 patients and calls for more effective prevention strategies.
  • Clinicians at NHS hospitals are supporting the care of Covid-19 patients with the use of geko™ devices to reduce the risk of blood clots in the most at risk patients.
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Through our central vision in driving innovation through collaborative partnerships to solve challenging medical problems, we have placed research at the heart of our business.

Our sponsored and investigator-led studies translate clinical needs into high-impact evidence-based therapies.

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VTE prevention

The use of the geko™ device and the activation of the foot and calf pumps for prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients with acute stroke

Author(s): Natarajan I, Williams J, Richards, L, Moss C, Lambert C, Roffe C

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VTE prevention

The role of the geko™ device to prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) on a patient undergoing rehabilitation on the gastro-intestinal ward

Author(s): Wong C

Case Study

VTE prevention

geko™ device – Product Evaluation and Welsh Supply Chain Logistics – An Innovation case study

Author(s): Welsh Case Study

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VTE prevention

Clinical observation of neuromuscular electrical stimulation in prevention of deep venous thrombosis after total hip replacement

Author(s): Jingwei L, Zhe Z, Xuesong L, Hui J, Ning L, Wenbo W

Paper

VTE prevention

Prevention of Postoperative Leg Vein Thrombosis by Electrical Muscle Stimulation. An Evaluation with ¹²⁵ I-Labelled Fibrinogen

Author(s): Browse N L, Negus D

Paper

VTE prevention

The use of the geko™ device for the prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients with acute stroke at The Luton & Dunstable University Hospital (L&D)

Author(s): Nihara D, Sethuraman S, Sekaran L, Phiri D, Asokanathan A, Alwis L

Poster

VTE prevention

Prophylaxis of postoperative leg vine thrombosis by low dose subcutaneous heparin or peroperative calf muscle stimulation: a controlled clinical trial.

Author(s): Rosenberg I L , Evans M, Pollock A V

Paper

VTE prevention

Prediction and prophylaxis of postoperative thromboembolis—a comparison between peroperative calf muscle stimulation with groups of impulses and dextran 40

Author(s): Lindström B, Holmdahl C, Jonsson O, Korsan‐Bengtsen K, Lindberg S, Petrusson B, Pettersson S, Wikstrand J, Wojciechowski J

Paper

VTE prevention

Further update on the role of geko™ in reducing the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in Obstetrics

Author(s): M. Andrzejowska, B.Godwin and M.Fawzy

Poster