Conservative Treatment of Stasis Ulcer of the Lower Limbs
- Combined compressive-surgical treatment of chronic venous ulcer of the leg. Vranic, Haris; Hadzimehmedagic, Amel; Mirsad, Kacila M.; Dilic, Mirza; Talic, Adnana; Becirbegovic, Semin // HealthMed;Dec2010, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p890
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- Guidelines and recommendation on surgery for venous incompetence and leg ulcer. Sarma, Nilendu // Indian Dermatology Online Journal;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p390
The article presents guidelines on different types of surgery for venous incompetence and leg ulcer including recommendations depending on the state of the venous incompetence. Topics covered include the ligation, division and stripping of either the great saphenous vein or short saphenous vein,...
- Varicocele techniques fare equally well in comparison study. Kerr, Richard R. // Urology Times;Oct97, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p28
Reports on the study conducted by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania focusing on the use of percutaneous embolization and inguinal surgical ligation in treatment of varicocele. Similarities between the results achieved by the methods; Higher failure rate among surgeries; Surgery's...
- Total Anal Sphincter Saving Technique for Fistula-in-Ano; The Ligation of Intersphincteric Fistula Tract(LIFT). Jethwani, Umesh // New Indian Journal of Surgery;Oct2011, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p320
Objective To describe a new technique for fistula-in-ano surgery aimed at total sphincter preservation, and evaluate the preliminary results concerning non-healing and intact anal function. Material and Method A prospective observational study in Twenty fistulain- ano patients treated by...
- Managing leg and foot ulcers: the role of KerrabootÂ®. Ashton, Jacqui // British Journal of Community Nursing;Sep2004, Vol. 9 Issue 9, pS26
Foot and leg ulcers are chronic wounds characterized by slow or non-healing breakdown of epidermal and dermal tissue on the foot or below the knee. The prevalence is high and ulcers are a significant drain on the NHS in terms of nursing time and cost of dressings, and are incredibly burdensome...
- Selected Phlebology Abstracts. // Phlebology;Sep2011, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p274
The article presents several abstract related to phlebology, including one on laser-assisted venous ulcer healing, one on biosurgical debridement using Luciliasericata-maggots and one on foam sclerotherapy.
- Compression therapy. Studd, Catherine // Nursing Standard;4/1/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 30, p59
The article presents an overview of the benefits and disadvantages that are associated with compression therapy, which is used to manage venous disease and venous leg ulcers. A discussion of the factors that lead to venous disease and venous ulcers is presented. The importance of monitoring...
- Selected Phlebology Abstracts. // Phlebology;Dec2012, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p434
The article presents several abstracts on phlebology, including abstracts on the relationship between varicose veins and deep venous thrombosis, the treatment of post-thrombotic syndrome and the use of embolization to treat pelvic congestion syndrome and vulval varicose veins.
- The Out-Patient Therapy of Trunk Varicosis of the Greater Saphenous Vein by Means of Ligation and Sclerotherapy. Hübner, Klaus // Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Oct91, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p818
This article focuses on litigation and sclerotherapy methods. Between 1930 and 1933 United States and Germany began treating the dilated greater saphenous vein by ambulatory ligation. After using the Tournay method alone for sclerosing the sapheno-femoral junction, it became clear that...