Saphena®

Anti-embolism stockings

Saphena®

Saphena® anti-embolism stockings offer a cost effective, comfortable and clinically effective system to help prevent the formation of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) by the application of graduated compression.

Key benefits

  • A tried and tested brand for over 10 years
  • UK manufacturer
  • Simple fitting system – single ankle measurement to reduce measuring time
  • Colour coded packaging for simple identification
  • Available in knee length, PlusSize, thigh length and GRIP
    • PlusSize – suitable for bariatric patients
    • Saphena® Grip – designed to reduce slips, trips and falls

Applying Saphena®*

  • Insert hand into stocking as far as the heel pocket
  • Grasp the heel pocket and turn stocking inside out
  • Place stocking over the foot and heel and then re-invert the stocking up the leg
  • Smooth out any excess material making sure the heel and toe hole are in the correct position under the foot

Click to download Saphena® sizing chart.

 

*See product insert leaflet for full instructions for use.

Saphena® Medical Anti-embolism stockings – below knee

Ankle measurement Size Product code NHS code
19-23cm Small Short SMBKSSM EGD9099
19-23cm Small SMBKSML EGD8393
23-26cm Standard SMBKSTD EGD8394
26-29cm Large SMBKLGE EGD8395
29-33cm Extra Large SMBKXLG EGD8396

Saphena® Medical Anti-embolism stockings – thigh length

Ankle measurement Size Product code NHS code
19-23cm Small SMTLSML EGD8464
23-26cm Standard SMTLSTD EGD8465
26-29cm Large SMTLLGE EGD8466
29-33cm Extra Large SMTLXLG EGD8467


Saphena® Grip Anti-embolism stockings – below knee

Ankle measurement Size Product code NHS code
19-23cm Small Short SGBKSSM EGD9100
19-23cm Small SGBKSML EGD8397
23-26cm Standard SGBKSTD EGD8398
26-29cm Large SGBKLGE EGD8399
29-33cm Extra Large SGBKXLG EGD8400

Saphena® Grip Anti-embolism stockings – thigh length

Ankle measurement Size Product code NHS code
19-23cm Small SGTLSML EGD8468
23-26cm Standard SGTLSTD EGD8469
26-29cm Large SGTLLGE EGD8470
29-33cm Extra Large SGTLXLG EGD8471

Saphena® PlusSize and Saphena® PlusSize Grip Anti-embolism stockings – below knee

Ankle measurement Size Product code NHS code
PlusSize PlusSize Grip PlusSize PlusSize Grip
33-35cm XX Large SBBKXX GSBBKXX EGD8401 EGD8402