|4 layer system||3 layer system|
|*Available on prescription. The 2nd and 3rd layers of both systems are washable and reusable, but in practice the 4 layer system was used once and discarded.|
|1st layer||Orthopaedic wool padding||Orthopaedic wool padding|
|2nd layer||Crepe bandage*||High power, highly extensible, compression bandage*|
|3rd layer||Low power, highly extensible, elastomeric compression bandage||Shaped tubular elastomeric bandage|
|4th layer||Medium power, moderately extensible, cohesive bandage|
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