Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery Volume 1

Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery Volume 1

In December 2017, Mark Whiteley and Emma Dabbs edited the book Advances in Phlebology and Venous Surgery Volume 1.

In this book, chapters from venous experts from all around the world are presented.


1. Endovenous thermal ablation of varicose veins and examination of the use and failings of linear endovenous energy density (LEED) – Mark S Whiteley

2. Radiofrequency thermal ablation of varicose veins – Kate J Williams, Ian J Franklin

3. Treating Veins With Monopolar Radiofrequency – Experience and Results of the EVRF System – Attila Szabó

4. 10 year VNUS – Daniel Taylor, Alice Whiteley, Judy Holdstock, Barrie Price, Mark Whiteley

5. The RFiTT device: Development of The Whiteley Clinic Protocol for RFiTT treatment of truncal veins. – George E Badham, Emma B Dabbs, Mark S Whiteley

6. Outcomes of EVLA – variation between different wavelengths and between bare-tipped and jacket tipped fibers – Athanasios Vlahos

7. The Bubble trap technique – Emma B Dabbs, Tim J Fernandez-Hart and Mark S Whiteley

8. Radial Endovenous Laser – James Lawson

9. Ablation of Varicose Veins by Pulsed Steam Injection – René Milleret

10. Mechanochemical ablation (MOCA™) of varicose veins — an innovative technique combining mechanical and chemical ablation to avoid tumescence. – Doeke Boersma, Ramon RJP van Eekeren, Debora AB Werson, Michel MPJ Reijnen, Jean-Paul PM de Vries

11. Cyanoacrylate Adhesive – a new technique in the treatment of varicose veins without tumescent local anaesthesia and without compression treatment. – Thomas M. Proebstle

12. The Changing Face of Ambulatory Venous Surgery in Primary and Recurrent Varicose Veins; Reducing the Number of Therapeutic Visits – Charlotte A Thomas, Mark S Whiteley 

13. Patient experience of conscious surgery – Bryony Hudson, Mark S Whiteley

14. Patient Reported Outcomes and Quality of Life Scores in Assessing the success of varicose vein surgery – Tristan R A Lane, Alun H Davies

15. Transvaginal Duplex Ultrasound Scanning for Diagnosis of Pelvic Vein Reflux – Judy Holdstock

16. Treatment of symptomatic reflux in the ovarian and internal iliac veins by catheter embolisation – Previn Diwaker

17. Healing venous leg ulcers – the role of endovenous surgery to treat superficial venous and perforator vein reflux – Charlotte A Thomas, Mark S Whiteley

18. Healing Leg Ulcers by Interventions on Obstructed Deep Veins – Robbie George

19. Popliteal Vein Compression Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management – Richard Harris

20. Assessing the IVC and Iliac Veins with IVUS and Indications for Deep Venous Stenting – Seshadri Raju

21. The Current State of Deep Vein Valve Reconstruction and the “Trapdoor” Technique – Niranjan Hiremath, Himanshu Verma, Ramesh K Tripathi

22. Tailoring anti-platelet and anticoagulants on genetic profile – Pharmacogenomics of vascular drugs – Karthik Kasirajan