DEEP THROMBOPHLEBITIS: CLINICAL CONSIDERATIONS
- THE SEQUELAE OF THROMBOPHLEBITIS. Luke, Josephus C. // Angiology;Oct1953, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p413
Discusses the characteristics, and treatment of thrombophlebitis. Etiology of the disease; Method of therapy; Instructions for continual care of a leg damaged by phlebitis.
- Thrombophlebitis. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p939
Presents an encyclopedia entry for thrombophlebitis. Causes; Gender and life span considerations; Primary nursing diagnosis; Treatment modalities for thrombophlebitis.
- Thrombophlebitis. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 3rd edition;2007, p891
The article provides information on thrombophlebitis, an inflammation of a vein with an associated blood clot. It discusses the causes of thrombophlebitis and its complications. Genetic, gender, ethnic/racial and life span considerations for thrombophlebitis are mentioned. Primary nursing...
- Lovely, Likeable Legs. Coggiano, Lauren // Fort Wayne Living;Feb-May2011, p12
The article offers information on the various procedures to treat varicose veins. Sclerotherapy involves the injection of the chemical slcerosant into a varicose vein. In laser therapy, laser energy is used to scar and destroy varicose veins. Treatment of such medical condition can also include...
- LUMPY LEGS. Binns, Corey // Science World;2/13/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p22
The article provides information on causes and treatment of varicose veins.
- Prevalence and Risk Factors of Varicose Veins in Japanese Women. Hirai, Masafumi; Naiki, Kenichi; Nakayama, Ryu // Angiology;Mar1990, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p228
The prevalence and risk factors of varicose veins in Japan were investigated in 541 Japanese women. Varicose veins were defined as any dilated, tortuous, and elongated veins of the lower extremity and classified into four types. The total prevalence rate was 45%. Saphenous type was observed in...
- Postinfusion Phlebitis in Infants and Children. Fonkalsrud, Eric W. // Clinical Pediatrics;Mar1969, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p135
This article discusses approaches to avoid postinfusion thrombophlebitis in infants and children. The author contends that the acidity of glucose infusion solutions seems directly related to the incidence of phlebitis and is brought about by anesthetic drugs like thiopental and hydroxydion. Vein...
- RECURRING SUPERFICIAL THROMBOPHLEBITIS. Lynn, R. B. // Angiology;Aug1953, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p374
Seven cases of recurring superficial thrombophlebitis have been reported. The features of the condition have been briefly reviewed and its association with thromboangiitis obliterans and visceral carcinoma has been re-emphasized. The cause of this form of thrombophlebitis is unknown and...
- PEDAL PHLEBITIS. Ficarra, Bernard J. // Angiology;Dec1963, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p578
We believe that inflammation in the veins of the lower extremities occurs in the most distal portion of the extremities, the feet. A brief discussion is presented in support of this postulation, and it is hoped that other investigators will corroborate it.