Scientific Resources

Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and Cochrane CHIVA meta-analysis versus usual pickling surgery.

Pairs JO, Juan J, Tellez R, mata A, Moreno C, or FX, et al. Varicose veins surgery: stripping versus the CHIVA method: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg. April 2010; 251 (4): 624-31.

Carandina S, Mari C, from Palm M, Marcellino MG, Cisno C, Legnaro A, et al. Stripping the varicose vein against hemodynamic correction (CHIVA): a randomized long-term test. EUR J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2008 Feb; 35 (2): 230-7.

Bellmunt-Montoya S, Escribano J, Dilme J, Martinez-Zapata M. CHIVA method for the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015, issue 6. Art. CD009648. DOI: 10,1002 / 14651858. CD009648. pub3

Why vein destruction should be avoided –

Glass GM. Neovascularization in the return of varicose veins of the great safhenous vein in the groin: phlebography. Angiology. July 1988; 39 (7 pt 1): 577-82.

Pfisterer L, König G, Hecker M, korff T. pathogenesis of varices – biomechanical lessons. Vasa 2014; 43:88 – 99

Recent scientific publication of our team in the Brazilian vascular journal