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Therafirm Adds Aha to Compression Innovation

by Kam HowardBorrowing from the 90-year history of its parent company, Kansas City–based orthotic and prosthetic textile designer Knit-Rite, Inc., the Therafirm compression design team has been focused on creating better outcomes for patients who use gradient compression hosiery.“Over several de ...

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The Vein Industry in the Years to Come…

Merz Aesthetics shares insights from the recent Millenium Research Group report on the U.S. varicose vein market; in light of expected growth, Merz has begun to increase collaboration with key opinion leaders and industry partners.

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What You May Already Know about Varithena...And Some Things You May Not

Foam. You’ve heard much, probably even seen its benefits in action. Now the FDA has approved Varithena™ (polidocanol injectable foam), and this year it will finally be a reality. But what do you really know about the stuff? BTG, the parent company of Varithena™, published the results of the V ...

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AVF: Making a Difference Through Collaboration

The dynamic changes occurring in the United States healthcare environment are reflected in the constant modifications being made to payers’ reimbursement policies. Tracking these changes, identifying issues that potentially affect patients with venous and lymphatic diseases, and ensuring that our ...

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A New Way to Help Patients Understand Vein Disease

As a physician and instructor in the field of vascular health, I often look for tools that provide the easiest way for me to explain vein disease to my patients. Many of my patients have limited knowledge of the circulatory system, so I look for ways that make it easier for them to understand what i ...

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Investing in Innovation: The Path to VenaSeal FDA Approval

Medtronic, manufacturer of the VenaSeal closure system recently gained premarket approval from the FDA. Read on to learn about Medtronic's quest for approval.

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Advances in Phlebology eLearning

Pegasus Lectures recently released Fundamentals of Phlebology eCourse: Phase 1, designed to provide a comprehensive resource for those interested in learning about or refining the use of ultrasound in their phlebology practice.

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LeMaitre Vascular offers Key to Successful Phlebectomy

Varicose veins can be more than just an annoyance. Aside from the cosmetic dissatisfaction, they can cause aching pain, edema, discomfort and when left untreated, ulceration. Treatments such as schlerotherapy and laser may require several treatment sessions and often are followed by recurrence and d ...

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Juzo: Manufacturing Quality Compression Garments to Keep Patients Moving

When it comes to venous disease, keeping proper circulation is the crux to effectively managing symptoms--and keeping your busy lifestyle in motion.

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Sound Ergonomics LLC is Leading the Way to a Pain-Free Day

Around the 1970s, in the early days of the application of ultrasound in clinical medicine, physicians and allied health professionals from a wide variety of medical specialties and backgrounds performed a small number of tests. Patient volumes were small and studies were targeted to specific diagnos ...

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