Tag: sclerotherapy

US study finds racial disparities in outcomes of superficial vein treatments

A US-based multicentre study has found that while chronic venous insufficiency is “primarily observed in white women”, there are other notable differences in the...

Surgery better than foam sclerotherapy in patients with isolated AASV varicosis...

One of the first randomised controlled trials comparing two therapeutic regimes—surgery and foam sclerotherapy—in patients with anterior accessory saphenous vein (AASV) varicosis, has found...

Ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy of small saphenous vein as effective as endovenous...

Preliminary data from the Fovelass trial, presented at the Charing Cross Symposium (24–27 April, London, UK) by Claudine Hamel-Desnos (Caen, France) show that at...

MOCA effective for greater saphenous vein insufficiency out to three years

A Dutch study of greater saphenous vein insufficiency patients has found that mechanochemical ablation (MOCA; ClariVein, Vascular Insights) is an effective and safe treatment...