Tag: radiofrequency ablation

New study supports minimally invasive treatments for great saphenous vein incompetence

A large, prospective, single-centre, randomised trial from Spain comparing two open surgical techniques with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) to treat saphenous incompetence found RFA comparable...
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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 with compression are no better than...
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Retrospective study demonstrates efficacy of RFA and open surgery for varicose...

Long-term evaluation of superficial venous reflux below the knee, in patients who received invasive treatment for varicose veins, has found that both radiofrequency ablation...

Venclose completes Series B financing, announces new appointments

Venclose has announced the closing of an oversubscribed Series B round of financing from new and existing investors. Proceeds from the financing will be...

Adhesive closure “an effective add-on” to thermal ablation

Endovenous adhesive closure systems are a useful adjunct to thermal ablation treatment for varicose veins, but it is vital that the possible side-effects of...