Research and studies

Recommended publications:

  • Braid A. MacRae et al. 2011. Compression garments and exercise Garment considerations physiology and performance. Arbeitsphysiologie 09/2011;112(5):1783-95. PubMed link.
  • Dennis-Peter Born et al. 2013. Bringing Light into the Dark: Effects of Compression Clothing on Performance and Recovery. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 2013, 8, 4-18. Link.
  • Grandin, T. 1992. Calming effects of deep touch pressure in patients with autistic disorder, college students, and animals. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology 2(1): 63-72.
  • Gray, Henry. 1918. Anatomy of the Human Body.
  • Hokkanen, Fröberg. Effects of the Intensive Use of Medical Pressure Garments on Fine and Gross Motor Skills in Children with Motor Function Challenges. Tampereen ammattikorkeakoulu, 2016. Theseus-link.
  • Korpela, Janika; Lehtinen, Eeva. Effect of Light Compression Garment on Recovery. Tampere University of Applied Sciences, 2014-11-27T07:35:12Z. Theseus link.
  • Laukkanen, Marja. 2016. Pressure Garment in Daily Living – Effects and Joint Hypermobility Patients’ Experiences. Metropolia Ammattikorkeakoulu. Theseus link.

Other literature:
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(Dennis-Peter Born et al, 2013): compression_clothing-biological_and_physiological_mechanisms