CHIVA-Scientific Material

Randomized Clinical Trials and Cochrane Meta-Analysis CHIVA versus conventional surgery

Pares JO, Juan J, Tellez R, Mata A, Moreno C, Wants FX, et al. Varicose vein surgery: Stripping Versus the CHIVA method: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg. APR 2010; 251 (4): 624 – 31.

Carandina S, Mari C, De Palma M, Marcellino MG, Cisno C, Legnaro A, et al. Varicose vein stripping vs. Haemodynamic correction (CHIVA): A long term randomised trial. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. Feb 2008; 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. No.: CD009648. DOI: 10.1002/14651858. CD009648. pub3

Why not resect the veins? The increase in the appearance of new vessels

GM Glass. Neovascularization in recurrence of varices of the great saphenous vein in the groin: phlebography. Angiology. 1988 July; 39 (7 Pt 1): 577 – 82.

Pfisterer L, Kön G, Hecker M, Korff T. Pathogenesis of Varicose veins – lessons from biomechanics. Vasa 2014; 43 in: 88 – 99

Recent scientific Publication of our group in Jornal Vascular Brasileiro (link in photo)