A Double--Blind Trial of Calcium Dobesilate in Chronic Venous Insufficiency
- ALGORITHM OF MODERN TECHNOLOGIES OF TREATMENT IN AMBULATORY SURGERY FOR VARICOSE DISEASE OF THE LOWER EXTREMITIES. Palamarchuk, V. I.; Khodos, V. A.; Chernyak, V. A.; Krysa, V. M. // Global Built Environment Review;Feb2013, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p2
The results of ambulatory surgical treatment for the 2007 - 2012 yrs period of 736 patients, suffering varicose disease of lower extremities (VDLE) with chronic venous insufficiency Class C0-C6, according to CEAP (Clinical Etiological Anatomical Pathophysiological) classification, were analyzed....
- USE OF AN AQUEOUS TRIPLE IODINE SOLUTION IN THE TREATMENT OF CHRONIC LEG ULCERS AND GANGRENE. Altman, Morris A.; Richter, Isaac H.; Kaplan, Lewis H. // Angiology;Mar1976, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p181
The vast majority of chronic leg ulcers and gangrenous lesions are associated with local infection. Attempts to control this infection with antibiotics alone have been disappointing. The use of an aqueous triple iodine solution topically, alone or sometimes together with antibiotics...
- Risk factors for erysipelas of the leg (cellulitis): case-control study. Dupuy, Alain; Benchikhi, Hakima; Roujeau, Jean-Claude; Bernard, Philippe; Vaillant, Loic; Chosidow, Olivier; Sassolas, Bruno; Guillaume, Jean-Claude; Grob, Jean-Jacques; Bastuji-Garin, Sylvie // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);06/12/99, Vol. 318 Issue 7198, p1591
Presents information on a study which assessed the risk factors for erysipelas of the leg. Definition of venous insufficiency; Discussion on lymphoedema; Major concern in long term clinical management of the disorder.
- Compression bandaging in patients with venous insufficiency. Anderson, Irene // Nursing Standard;11/12/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p49
This article explains the effects of compression therapy and discusses the treatment options available in the management of patients with venous disease of the lower limb.
- Compliance Changes in Venous Insufficiency. Rooke, Thom W.; Sutor, Bruce; Heser, Jane L. // Angiology;Oct1993, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p777
In 37 patients (69 limbs) referred to Mayo Clinic's Vascular Center for possible venous valvular insufficiency in the lower limb, calf muscle pump function, calf compliance, and venous refilling times were measured by strain gauge plethysmography techniques. Patient limbs were separated into...
- Descending Venography. Taheri, S.A.; Sheehan, F.; Elias, S. // Angiology;May1983, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p299
Patients with chronic venous insufficiency may have a combination of problems. The veins in the lower extremity can be affected by post phlebitic changes, obstruction, venous valvular incompetence or any mixture of these. Correct medical and/or surgical treatment hinges on the accurate...
- The Impact of Lower Extremity Venous Ulcers due to Chronic Venous Insufficiency on Quality of Life. Koupidis, Sotirios A.; Paraskevas, Kosmas I.; Stathopoulos, Vassilios; Mikhailidis, Dimitri P. // Open Cardiovascular Medicine Journal;2008, Vol. 2, p105
Lower extremity venous ulcers comprise a complex medical and social issue. The conservative and/or surgical management of venous ulcers is often inadequate. In addition, the psychosocial aspect of the disease is often overlooked and most often undertreated. Common symptoms such as pain, low...
- The management of superficial venous incompetence. van den Boezem, P. B.; Klem, T. M. A. L.; le Cocq d'Armandville, E.; Wittens, C. H. A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;8/6/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7818, p308
Superficial venous disease of the leg is common, disabling, and costly, and it has a negative effect on patients' quality of life. A cross sectional survey from the United Kingdom found a prevalence of trunk varicosities of more than 3O%. Trunk varicosities originate from the great saphenous...
- One in five with CVI has an ulcer. Charlesworth, Peter; Jull, Andrew // New Zealand Doctor;9/22/2004, p19
Presents information on chronic venous insufficiency (CVI). Manifestations of CVI; Factors that contribute to the prevalence of venous ulceration; Treatment of venous ulcer.