Free Paper Session 2

This course includes:

Chair: Girish Munavalli, MD, MHS
Discussants: Mark Malouf, FRACS, FRCS; Armando Schapira, MD
Epidemiology of Chronic Venous Disease in Mexico
Ignacio Escotto Sanchez, MD
Heritability of Chronic Venous Disease
Andreas Fiebig, MD
The Need of a Consensus On Venous USG Report, Its Reasons
Fernando Vega Rasgado, MD
Sourcing Based Diagnosis and Therapy of Severe Venous Leg Ulcers
Alfred Obermayer, MD
The Different Sources of Reflux of the Incompetent Great Saphenous Vein: Duplex Scan Examination
Frederic Vin, MD, FACPh
Correlation Between Great Saphenous Vein Diameters and Venous Clinics Severity Score
Erika Mendoza, MD
Where Does the Perforators Flow Go During Muscular Diastole?
Sergio Gianesini, MD
Multispiral Computed Tomography Venography in Examination of Recurrent Varicose Veins After Saphenous Preservation Surgery
Medzhid Kazakmurzaev, MD
Real Time Visualization of Lymphatic Dysfunction in Venous Ulcer Patients: The Effect of Pneumatic Compression, Results of a Pilot Study with IC Green
Eva Sevick, PhD

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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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  • Margaret Mann, MD


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