Tag: venous ulceration

Measuring success in venous ulcer healing: “Ambiguous and difficult to define”

Defining success in venous ulcer healing, and for all chronic wounds, remains a nebulous concept—with no consensus on what constitutes a successful outcome. Dave...
Sophie Renton

New fast-track guidelines for venous ulceration

Leg ulceration is the poor relation of vascular disease, yet, as Sophie Renton writes, it is a very common problem. It is estimated that 1/1,000 people in...

Minimally invasive treatment of venous ulceration could be as effective as...

New evidence suggests that minimally invasive methods to ablate superficial venous reflux in patients with end-stage venous insufficiency are as effective as traditional open...