Abstract Session 2 (CONG2015-25)

This activity includes the following:


Treatment of Chronic Venous Insufficiency Alleviates Restless Leg Symptoms

Lisa Fronek

Cartridge-Applied Silicon Pads for Eccentric Compression of Varicosities After Sclerotherapy: Saphenal, Popliteal and Spider Vein Application

Johann Ragg, MD

Evaluation of the Pumping Performance of Common Peroneal Nerve Stimulation Using Air-Plethysmography

Christopher Lattimer, MD, PhD, MS, FRCS

Primary Prevention Prevent Study I

Ruben Vellettaz, MD

Prevent Study II Secondary Prevention (Screening)

Ruben Vellettaz, MD

Predictors of Clinical and Anatomical Success During 5-Year Follow-Up of the Proscpective European Multicentre Cohort Study on Radiofrequency Segmental Thermal Ablation of Refluxing Great Saphenous Veins

Thomas Proebstle, MD, MSc

Replacement of Obliterated Lymphatic Collectors in Obstructive Lymphedema by Silicone Tubing Implants

Waldemar Olszewski, MD

Assessment of Ordering and Application of Sequential Compression Devices in a Tertiary Care Center

Pamela Kim, MD

Cyanoacrylate Treatment of Varicose Veins - 2 Year Results

Edgar Thierjung, MD


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Target Audience

The content of this activity is designed to meet the needs of the following target audience:  phlebologists, general surgeons, vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, interventional cardiologists, vascular medicine practitioners, dermatologists, dermatologic surgeons, family practice and internal medicine practitioners, plastic surgeons, obstetricians and gynecologists, cardiologists, and any other healthcare professional currently or planning on treating patients with venous disease.

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Lisa FronekSpeakerNonen/a
Sergio Gianesini, MDModeratorNonen/a
Pamela Kim, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Christopher Lattimer, MD, PhD, MS, FRCSSpeakerNonen/a
Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Waldemar Olszewski, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Thomas Proebstle, MD, MScSpeaker



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Johann Ragg, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Armen Roupenian, MD, FACS, RVT, RPhS, RPVIPlanner; ModeratorNonen/a
Edgar Thierjung, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Ruben Vellettaz, MDSpeakerNonen/a



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