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Table 3 Treatment schedule and pressure settings

From: The efficacy of continuous-flow cryo and cyclic compression therapy after hip fracture surgery on postoperative pain: design of a prospective, open-label, parallel, multicenter, randomized controlled, clinical trial

End time surgery Schedule Start time           
10:00 – 16:00 h A 16:30 h           
16:00 – 21:00 h B 21:30 h           
>21:00 h C 8:00 h           
Cycle no. → 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
OK + 0 A: – Low A – Low           
B: – Low -
- -
OK + 1 - - A – Low A – Low A – Med A – Med       
- B – Low B – Low B – Low B – Med -
C – Low C – Low C – Low C – Low - -
OK + 2      - - A – Med A – Med A – High A – High   
- B – Med B – Med B – Med B – High -
C – Med C – Med C – Med C – Med - -
OK + 3          - - A – High A – High
- B – High B – High B – High
C – High C – High C – High C – High
  1. Regular treatment times: 8:00 h; 12:00 h; 16:30 h; 21:30 h