What's New, Doc?

What’s New, Doc?

Medicine can be raunchy! is the comment a friend made when I shared some of my stories with her. Another friend stated, These stories are outrageous! and his statement gave me an idea for the subtitle. My reply to these friends is, But they are all true. In fact, you should have heard the ones […]

What's New in Varicose Veins? (More About ... Vascular Surgery) (Clinical Report)

What’s New in Varicose Veins? (More About … Vascular Surgery) (Clinical Report)

The fundamentals of varicose vein surgery have not changed for many decades and conventional open surgery remains the gold standard against which other treatment modalities are measured. Conventional open surgery is, however, not without problems. The recurrence rate is 10-15% at 2 years and as high as 60-70% after 20 years. (1) Approximately 25% of […]