SUPPLEMENTAL LEARNING

  • Relevant veins of the lower extremity
  • Appearance of the relevant veins on ultrasound
  • Cause of varicose veins & chronic venous insufficiency
  • Symptoms of vein disease & varicose veins
  • Basic CEAP classification of Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI)
  • Varithena® composition & properties
  • Mechanism of action (video) & indication
  • Varithena® contraindications, warnings & precautions
  • Efficacy & safety in pivotal Varithena® clinical trials
  • References & resources
  • Varicose vein patient history & comorbidities
  • Varicose vein physical examination
  • Venous ultrasound examination
  • Use of physician & patient reported instruments for vein disease severity
  • Varithena® treatment of the great saphenous vein system incompetence
  • Procedure room set-up, materials & equipment preparation
  • Varithena® & patient preparation
  • Treatment of the great saphenous vein & major accessory veins
  • Varithena® treatment of residual varicosities

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