A venous surgery book, highlighting the latest advances in the treatment of varicose veins and venous leg ulcers, is now available in paperback.
Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery Volume 1 was edited by Prof Mark Whiteley and The Whiteley Clinic research fellow, Emma Dabbs. It contains chapters by some of the leading experts in venous surgery and endovenous treatments in the world.
Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery Volume 1 – Paperback – Editors Whiteley Dabbs ISBN 978-1908586032
The hardback version was released in December 2017 and the paperback version has just been released.
Topics covered in the venous surgery book:
linear endovenous energy (LEED) and how it should be reported
radiofrequency (RF) ablation of varicose veins
long-term results of endovenous thermal ablation of great saphenous vein (10 years after treatment)
optimising the treatment of varicose veins using radiofrequency-induced thermotherapy (RFiTT)
variations in outcomes following endovenous laser ablation dependent on wavelengths and fibre tips
the bubble trap technique to ensure safe endovenous laser ablation at the junction
endovenous laser ablation with a radial fibre
steam to ablate varicose veins
mechanochemical ablation (MOCA) of varicose veins
glue (cyanoacrylate) treatment of varicose veins
ambulatory surgery in primary and recurrent varicose veins – how things have progressed
patient experience of conscious surgery
patient reported outcomes (PROMS) and quality-of-life (QOL) scores for assessing varicose vein surgery outcomes
transvaginal duplex ultrasound scanning to diagnose pelvic vein reflux
pelvic vein embolisation of the ovarian and internal iliac veins for pelvic venous reflux
healing venous ulcers with endovenous surgery to superficial veins and incompetent perforators
healing venous ulcers by intervening on obstructed deep veins
popliteal vein compression syndrome
the use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) in the deep veins of the pelvis
deep vein valve reconstruction and the “trapdoor” technique
tailoring antiplatelet and anticoagulation drugs on a patient’s genetic profile
This book, produced under the auspices of the College of Phlebology, is the first of a series of “Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery” books. The second volume is been prepared in conjunction with some of the new advances being presented at the College of Phlebology International Veins Meeting to be held in London on 14-16 March 2018 (http://www.collegeofphlebology.com/meeting2018/).
To order from your local bookseller: ISBN-13: 978-1908586032
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