Abstract Session I (CONG2017-07)
This activity includes the following:
Reflux is underestimated in patients with suspected deep venous obstruction
Christopher Lattimer, PhD
Lymphatic contribution to progressive peripheral venous and arterial disease and ulceration
John Rasmussen, PhD
Vulval Varicose Veins - Associations with Pelvic Vein Reflux and Parity
Charlotte Davies, BSc
Medical compression stockings or leg elevation significantly reduce apoptosis compared to standing
Christopher Lattimer, PhD
Moving Towards a Wireless, Battery-Less, and Soft Interface Pressure Sensor for Continuous Use: Mechanically Modeling the Effect of Encapsulation Thickness and Geometry
Shuai Xu, MD, MSc
Persistent aggregates at the valve sinus are different from sludge or thrombus. A pilot study on HR ultrasound findings.
Johann Christof Ragg, MD
Duplex ultrasound for diagnosis of the Popliteal Vein entrapment syndrome
Julie Mason, RVT
Evaluation of Aberdeen Varicose Vein Questionnaire as a tool to evaluate aesthetic outcomes in C1 patients
Fabricio Santiago, MD, MSc
Tissue texture and limb circumference affect overall interface pressure measurement during compression therapy
Yung-Wei Chi, DO, FACPh, RPVI, RVT
New Monopolar Radiofrequency Ablation for Incompetent Saphenous Veins Compared with Conventional Bipolar Catheter
Naoki Sakakibara, MD, PhD
POWER and LEED, not pull back rate, are the key determinants of long term success in Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA) of the truncal saphenous veins: A prospective study of endovenous laser ablation using the 1470-nm jacket tip Angiodynamics Never TouchTM laser fiber in 2013 consecutive patients
Sanjay Srivatsa, MD, FACC, FACP
Cyanoacrylate Closure of Incompetent Great, Small and Accessory Saphenous Veins without the use of Post-Procedure Compression: a Post-Market Evaluation of the VenaSeal System (WAVES trial): Twelve Month Data
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Comparison of endovenous radiofrequency ablation, laser ablation, foam sclerotherapy and surgical stripping for great saphenous varicose veins. Extended 5-year follow-up of a RCT.
Lars Rasmussen, MD
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The primary target audience includes physicians, physician assistants and advanced registered nurse practitioners, ultrasound technologists, nurses, allied health and all other healthcare professionals currently or planning to care for patients with venous disease. Specialists focusing on phlebology, cardiology, general surgery, vascular surgery, interventional radiology, interventional cardiology, dermatology, dermatologic surgery, internal medicine, family practice, plastic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, vascular medicine, and emergency medicine are invited to enhance their knowledge and skills specific to the treatment of venous and lymphatic disease.
|Name||Role||Commercial Interest||Type of Relationship|
|Yung-Wei Chi, DO, FACPh, RPVI, RVT||Speaker||VenoSense, Inc.||Board Member; Shareholder|
|Charlotte Davies, BSc||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Sergio Gianesini, MD, PhD||Planner; Moderator||None||n/a|
|Kathleen Gibson, MD||Speaker|
5. Bristol Myers Squibb
6. Vascular Solutions
1. Consultant; Research Support
3. Research Support
4. Research Support
5. Speaker's Bureau
|Christopher Lattimer, PhD||Speaker|
2. Funder of project on endogenous biomarkers
|Julie Mason, RVT||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Stephen H. Moss, BA, CHCP||Staff||None||n/a|
|Joseph Raffetto, MD, FACS, FSVM||Moderator||None||n/a|
|Johann Christof Ragg, MD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|John Rasmussen, PhD||Speaker||NIRF Imaging, Inc.||Consultant; Stockholder|
|Lars Rasmussen, MD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Naoki Sakakibara, MD, PhD||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Fabricio Santiago, MD, MSc||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Sanjay Srivatsa, MD, FACC, FACP||Speaker||None||n/a|
|Shuai Xu, MD, MSc||Speaker||Northwestern University||Patent Inventor|
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