Tag: varicose veins

recurrent

Recurrent varicose veins: Multiple tools available to achieve excellent outcomes

Ramona Gupta (Northwestern University, Chicago, USA) addresses the issue of recurrent varicose veins, highlighting in particular the “multiple tools” now at physicians’ disposal to...
compression

Compression after radiofrequency ablation of varicose veins “adds no clinical benefit”

A randomised controlled trial has found that clinical and patient-reported outcomes following radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of varicose veins without compression are no worse than...

Interventional radiology’s right to compete

There is a recent story about a UK-based private insurer potentially no longer recognising interventional radiologists as primary practitioners for the treatment of varicose...

BTG’s Varithena launched in Canada

Following Health Canada regulatory approval, BTG is to launch its polidocanol injectable foam (Varithena), a drug/device combination product used to treat varicose veins, in...