Industry Spotlight

VNUS: High-Tech Solutions for a Very Old Problem

by Kirti Kamdar, SVP of R&D, VNUS Medical Technologies, Inc. There’s no way to know just how far back in history man was afflicted with varicose veins – perhaps the cavemen had them under all that hair &n...Continue Reading


Phlebology Pros Embark on Humanitarian Trip to Ecuador

by VEIN Staff The American College of Phlebology and the French Society of Phlebology have teamed up to support Amigos de Salud, a humanitarian nonprofit organization that brings medical services to the underprivileged o...Continue Reading


VEIN INDUSTRY RESOURCES SPOTLIGHT

VEIN INDUSTRY RESOURCES SPOTLIGHT Vein Magazine is pleased to launch a new column for medical industry professionals to let our readers know about their vein industry-related business. Not only does Vein Magazine wish...Continue Reading


BSN Medical Inc. Places Focus on Style and Appeal With JOBST Brand

VEIN is pleased to launch a new column written by medical industry professionals who want to let our readers know about their vein industry-related business. VEIN wishes to not only highlight medical industry professional...Continue Reading


Phlebology Pros Embark on a Humanitarian Trip to Ecuador

by VEIN Staff The American College of Phlebology and the French Society of Phlebology have teamed up to support Amigos de Salud, a humanitarian non-profit organization that brings medical services to the underprivileged...Continue Reading


New Insight For Treating Vascular Disease

The blood circulates through the body in an intricate process that researchers are only beginning to understand. Now, University of Missouri researcher Steven Segal has received the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institut...Continue Reading


Change is Coming

by Marlin Shul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPh The healthcare reform climate is definitively upon us and commercial carriers are dodging and shifting to limit utilization of phlebology procedures. The administrative burden of the m...Continue Reading


At the Intersection of Technology and Vein Care

by Andrea Epstein The intersection between technology and health care covers a sweeping range of opportunities and challenges –ranging from patient access to medical information to the implementation of a valid, co...Continue Reading


An Approach to Mixed Deep and Superficial Reflux

by Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, RPhS Approximately 25% of patients presenting to a vein clinic have combined superficial and deep venous reflux on duplex ultrasound. These patients tend to have more severe venous disease. Ul...Continue Reading


A Not-For-Profit Organization Dedicated to Multidisciplinary Vascular Education and Research

by VIVA Staff We invite you to come and experience VIVA 10! Multispecialty Perspectives From vascular surgery, radiology, cardiothoracic surgery and vascular medicine to cardiology, the challenges facing physicians toda...Continue Reading