Techniques & Technology

Laser Resolution of Hemosiderin, Staining in Sclerotherapy-Treated Veins

by John E. Bottsford, MD, FACS and Jane Bottsford, RN Introduction As a peripheral vascular surgery practice, we use the gold standard treatment, sclerotherapy, to treat telangiectatic (spider) and reticular (varicose)...Continue Reading


The Multi-Faceted Realities of Present Day Medicine

by Marlin W. Schul MD, MBA, RVT, FAcPh How many years have you used a computer in your home? When you had your first mobile phone, was it in a bag? Did you dream it could get any better? Do you remember when the internet...Continue Reading


Veni Vidi Vici Veniti Plans to Conquer the Venous Disease Device Market

One of this year’s most anticipated product launches will come from an emerging entity in the vein game. Veniti, a company located in St. Louis, Missouri, is poised and ready to stake its claim within the vein devic...Continue Reading


Non-invasive Vascular Testing Technology to Support a Collaborative Care Model for the Diagnosis of Peripheral Arterial Disease

by William L. Rogers Abstract Innovative care models that support collaborative diagnosis between primary care providers and specialists aim to provide patients with an earlier diagnosis of peripheral arterial disease (...Continue Reading


Vendor Roundtable: Preparing Yourself for EMR Systems Compatibility Vendors Provide Their Top Questions to Ask When Interviewing an EMR Provider

In this article, Vein Magazine attempts to do just that by providing solid questions and quandaries for your consideration, and some insightful suggestions, before you start to invite those vendors in for a sales call. We...Continue Reading


Targeting Intervention in PE & DVT

With numerous studies under-way, researchers and manufacturers are busy readying for the next wave of procedures and devices to combat the rise in chronic venous insufficiency (CVI). VEIN Magazine recently asked U.S. thr...Continue Reading


BioMedix Improving Care Delivery Through Collaborative Health Information Technology

Since its start in 1997, BioMedix has been dedicated to enabling more efficient and effective patient care by meeting the needs of evolving medical communities. Over the past 14 years, through the continual expansion and...Continue Reading


Compression Therapy in Sports

by Joe F. Lau, MD & Steve Elias, MD There has recently been growth in compression use in the athletic community. Claims have been made as to the effects of compression stockings on athletic performance or recovery af...Continue Reading


Compression Stocking Use to Heal Venous Wounds

by Michael Richman, MD, FACS and Dorrie Emrick, RN Venous disease occurs when a vein is not functioning properly causing a disturbance of normal one-way blood flow, usually causing venous insufficiency. When encountering...Continue Reading


Does Fiber Tip Affect Treatment with a 1470nm Diode Laser?

by John Mauriello, MD, FACPh All laser wavelengths are efficacious in endovenous thermal ablation of saphenous veins when used with the optimal energy dosing (LEED) and power. Short & longer wavelengths The shorter...Continue Reading