CHIVA -Scientific Material

Randomized Clinical Trials and Cochrane CHIVA Meta-Analysis versus Conventional Surgery

JO Couples, Juan J, Tellez R, Kills A, Moreno C, Want FX, et al. Varicose vein surgery: stripping versus the CHIVA method: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg. 2010 Apr; 251 (4): 624-31.

Carandina S, Mari C, Palma M, Marcellino MG, Swan C, Legnaro A, et al. Varicose vein stripping vs haemodynamic correction (CHIVA): a long term randomized trial. 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. No .: CD009648. DOI: 10.1002 / 14651858.CD009648.pub3

Why not dry out 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 Jul; 39 (7 Pt 1): 577-82.

Pfisterer L, König G, Hecker M, Korff T. Pathogenesis of varicose veins – lessons from biomechanics. 43: 88 – 99

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