Compression sleeves used prophylactically decrease arm swelling after breast cancer surgery

1. Compression sleeves reduced and delayed the incidence of lymphedema in the first year after surgery 2. Quality of life measures were not significantly different between the compression sleeve group and the control group Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Lymphedema in the arm(s) after axillary lymph node dissection (ALND) as part of breast […]