Research Abstracts

Welcome to The College of Phlebology’s online research library, presenting original research papers, case reports and reviews from around the world that have not been published elsewhere.

The abstracts for each paper can be found below, with information regarding authors and date of submission. On each abstract, there is a link to the full research paper, which is available within our members area.

For more information about registering with The College of Phlebology, please see our pages ‘What is The College of Phlebology?‘, ‘What are the benefits and fees of membership?‘, and our registration page.


If you have any comments or letters on any of these papers, please use the forums within the members area.
We are constantly adding new research papers to our library, so please check back regularly. If you have an unpublished research paper, case report or review that you would like to submit to us, please send your paper to If our research paper has already been published, please check that you have permission to reproduce it, and attach proof of this to your email.