Modelling the effect of venous disease on quality of life.

  title={Modelling the effect of venous disease on quality of life.},
  author={Daniel Carradice and Fayyaz A K Mazari and Nehemiah Samuel and Victoria Allgar and Josie Hatfield and Ian Clifford Chetter},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  volume={98 8},
BACKGROUND A clear understanding of the relationship between venous reflux, clinical venous disease and the effects on quality of life (QoL) remains elusive. This study aimed to explore the impact of venous disease, and assess any incremental direct effect of progressive disease on health-related QoL, with the ultimate aim to model venous morbidity. METHODS Consecutive patients with venous disease were assessed for inclusion in the study. Patients with isolated, unilateral, single superficial… CONTINUE READING