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Venefit (formerly VNUS) launches its new 3 cm catheter

Venefit (formerly VNUS Closure), the treatment that started the endovenous revolution for keyhole varicose vein surgery in 1998, has recently announced the development of a new shorter 3 cm catheter. The original VNUS Closure catheter was a “bipolar” radiofrequency catheter – which meant it had a pair of electrodes that passed electrical current between them […]

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More videos online!

We are happy to announce 40 new videos that have been put on The College of Phlebology’s Youtube channel. Covering a wide range of topics from how to mark veins for treatment, how veins are best cannulated, and explanations of the major procedures, there is information here that is useful for patients and practitioners. Please […]

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Our advisory board has been assembled!

In order to keep The College of Phlebology at the forefront of all vascular innovations, we have assembled an international advisory board of specialists from around the world. At launch, this includes:   Ah-Kian Ah-Chong, Hong Kong, Surgeon Abdulaziz Al-Muzaini, Kuwait, Surgeon/Radiologist Attilio Cavezzi, Italy, Surgeon Judy Holdstock, UK, Sonographer Lowell Kabnick, USA, Surgeon Edward […]

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Preliminary Agenda Announced for 2nd International Veins Meeting

The conference, taking place at 30 Euston Square, London in March 2018, will provide significant insight into venous disease, male and female pelvic congestion syndrome and leg ulcers. Held over 3 days, the main stream will concentrate on one subject at a time, including thermal ablation, non-thermal ablation, pelvic vein embolisation, perforator vein disease and […]

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Early Bird Registration now open for the 2nd International Veins Meeting!

Following on from a hugely successful 1st year we are very proud to be announcing the launch of The College of Phlebology’s 2nd International Veins Meeting. The College of Phlebology conference will focus on one subject at a time and take it from basic understanding through to the latest advances, and show how this works […]

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The 1st International Veins Meeting comes to an end, but save the date for next year!

The College of Phlebology 1st International Veins Meeting came to a close after three full days and certainly provided delegates with the opportunity to ‘learn, understand, watch and ask’. Delegates who visited the Auditorium on the third and final day had the opportunity to watch four patient cases transmitted live from a clinic in Bond […]

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Live streaming in the Auditorium from ClariVein® at The International Veins Meeting

The first live streaming session of the day was bought to the auditorium by the conference main sponsor ClariVein® www.clarivein.eu Gabriele Bertoni provided delegates with a summary of the 60 year male  patient and then handed over to Professor Mark Whiteley who was waiting to start the procedure at The Whiteley Clinic in Bond Street. […]

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Third and final day at the 1st International Veins Meeting – Morning review

The third and final day at the College of Phlebology 1st International Veins Meeting started with a full crowd in the Science, Practical and Aesthetics Lecture Theatre. Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Gabriele Bertoni, chaired the first session with the focus being on facial, thread and reticular veins. The session included two presentations from Professor Mark Whiteley […]

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Thursday afternoon at The International Veins Meeting 2017

The emphasis on Pelvic Congestion Syndrome continued in the Auditorium on the 2nd day of the College of Phlebology 1st International Veins Meeting. The focus of the first session during the afternoon was Pelvic Vein Embolization, chaired by Consultant Interventional Radiologist, Doctor Previn Diwakar. Having been involved in developing The Whiteley Clinic’s pelvic embolization service, […]

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The International Veins Meeting continues with more live cases and great educational talks

The second day of the College of Phlebology 1st International Veins Meeting was underway by 08.00 with a packed schedule across the Auditorium, Leg Ulcer Charity and the Science and Aesthetics Lecture Rooms. The focus in the Auditorium today being Pelvic Congestion Syndrome, providing delegates with a mix of presentations and live streaming from The […]