Recent Articles About Vein Health
DVT Awareness Month: The Patient Perspective
By ROB KISER, DO Often physicians fall into the trap of philosophical "Essentialism." We believe, as we were taught, that each
What is the difference between DVT and EHIT?
What is the difference between DVT and EHIT? Endovenous thermal ablation is an accepted method of treatment for superficial vein reflux
Why should I send patients to a vein group when they could be treated for both the veins and arterial side with a vascular group? Do vascular groups have same capabilities for treating veins?
As with all medical and surgical practice, expertise arises from education, dedication, fascination, and specialization. While there are certainly practitioners
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)
Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS): What you Need to Know Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a condition in which your
Venotonics: Reducing Symptoms of Venous Insufficiency
Venotonics: Reducing Symptoms of Venous Insufficiency Venotonics, also known as venotropics or phlebotropics, are a class of medicinals that have effect
A NICE Introduction to Thermal Ablations and A NICE End to Vein Stripping
BREAKING NEWS – The United Kingdom’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released treatment guidelines for the
If my patient only has visible signs of spider veins (according to your CEAP chart) what's the likelihood they may have underlying venous disease?
The Edinburgh Vein Study published in 1999 in the British Medical Journal estimated that over 80% of the total population
Veins and pregnancy: How long should a patient wait come to CVR?
Veins and Pregnancy It is reported that more than 40 percent of pregnant women experience problems with varicose veins of the
Difference between vein stripping and the procedures CVR performs?
Vein stripping is a surgical procedure usually performed under general anesthesia in the hospital setting to remove diseased saphenous veins