Hello Guest

Wearing vest at night or day?

  • 2 Replies
  • 1421 Views
Wearing vest at night or day?
« on: April 12, 2005, 09:17:41 AM »
I was told my my doctor to wear my compression vest 24/7 for 4 weeks and then wear it only during night for 2-3 weeks. Some people on the board reported that they were asked to wear it only during the day after the initial period of wearing it 24/7.

Why would some doctors recommend wearing the vest only during the night and others during the day after the first 4 weeks?



Linkback: https://www.gynecomastia.org/smf/index.php?topic=1105.0

*

Offline vaio

  • *****
  • 647
  • Gyne free, is the way to be!
Re: Wearing vest at night or day?
« Reply #1 on: April 12, 2005, 11:51:13 AM »
during the night, you body does like 80% of its healing. So, holding the area in tact at night, will make it heal with better contours.
$2,800 = Freedom!

http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/vaiomanfree/album?.dir=7e36&.src=ph&am p;store=&prodid=&.done=http%3a//pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/vaiomanfree/my_photos

*

Offline Paa_Paw

  • *****
  • 4735
Re: Wearing vest at night or day?
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2005, 09:56:10 PM »
There are differences of opinion among various experts in many specialties This is nothing new.

Once you have selected your surgeon, do as he/she says.  You selected them because you did your homework and liked their results.  Do not second guess their post-op instructions.
Grandpa Dan


question
Skipping a night with the compression vest

Started by lklpp1 on Gynecomastia Talk

3 Replies
2224 Views
Last post April 28, 2006, 12:18:55 PM
by lklpp1
xx
wearing something under vest?

Started by noobie on Gynecomastia Talk

4 Replies
1959 Views
Last post December 12, 2007, 04:12:11 PM
by Bolognianips
xx
Is wearing a vest really necessary?

Started by sectorjeff on Ask a Doctor

5 Replies
1624 Views
Last post December 19, 2012, 02:10:25 PM
by DrPensler
xx
Wearing the vest

Started by BIG BOOBIES on Post Surgery and Healing After Surgery

5 Replies
1627 Views
Last post April 17, 2009, 11:31:45 AM
by GynO_DuDe