Endovenous laser ablation with and without high ligation compared to high ligation and stripping for treatment of great saphenous varicose veins: Results of a multicentre randomised controlled trial with up to 6 years follow-up.

@article{Flessenkaemper2016EndovenousLA,
  title={Endovenous laser ablation with and without high ligation compared to high ligation and stripping for treatment of great saphenous varicose veins: Results of a multicentre randomised controlled trial with up to 6 years follow-up.},
  author={Ingo H Flessenkaemper and Maximilian Hartmann and Katarina Hartmann and Dietmar Stenger and S Roll},
  journal={Phlebology},
  year={2016},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={23-33}
}
OBJECTIVES High ligation and stripping was compared to endovenous laser ablation for the therapy of great saphenous vein varicosity. Long-term efficacy was assessed in terms of avoidance of inguinal reflux and mechanisms of recurrence were investigated. DESIGN Multicentre, randomised, three-arm, parallel trial. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 449 patients were randomised into three different treatment groups: high ligation and stripping group (n = 159), endovenous laser ablation group (n… CONTINUE READING
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