The researchers concluded that the evidence base may now be sufficiently suggestive for clinicians to consider recommending simple progressive resistance and aerobic activity to suitable patients with VLU while further research is produced.
Daily sets of heel raises plus physical activity (eg, walking at least 3 times per week) may be an effective adjuvant to compression for treating venous leg ulceration. The experts feel that they were now empowered to recommend exercise for patients with [venous leg ulcers], while we await further studies that better elucidate how to best target this intervention.
For further reference log on to : doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2018.3281
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