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#VisualAbstract: Five-Year Outcomes of a Randomized Trial of Treatments for Varicose Veins

10:00 EDT 4 Oct 2019 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. In patients with primary varicose veins followed for 5 years after treatment, those randomized to receive laser ablation or surgery reported greater improvements in disease-specific quality-of-life compared to patients who received ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy. 2. Cost-effectiveness models favored laser ablation over both foam sclerotherapy and surgery. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: Minimally invasive […]
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