Sclerotherapy and Vein Treatment, Second Edition SET by Robert Weiss

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Synopsis

The complete guide to venous disease diagnosis and treatment, both medical and surgical


Includes procedure tutorial on DVD!


Widely acclaimed in its first edition, Sclerotherapy and Vein Treatment, 2e spans the entire scope of diagnosing and treating varicose and telangiectatic veins.


Reflecting both medical and surgical alternatives, this comprehensive, yet practical, guide offers cutting-edge insights from some of the world’s most prominent experts on the management of venous disease. You will find step-by-step procedural guidance, supported by hundreds of superb full-color illustrations that add clarity to the text and depict the techniques of successful cannulation.


Features:
Provides a hands-on overview of medical and surgical techniques
Covers the latest advances, including new diagnostic technologies, micro-phlebectomy, foam sclerotherapy, and lasers and high intensity pulsed light
Includes contraindications, difficult problems, complications, and case studies of common problems

 

About Robert Weiss

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Robert A. Weiss, M.D. Associate Professor of Dermatology at Johns Hopkins, trained in dermatology at the Johns Hopkins University after graduating from Columbia University and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He did additional fellowship training at the National Institutes of Health. Board-certified, he has been a featured speaker for the American Academy of Dermatology for many years, as well as speaking to other national and international audiences. He is the Treasurer of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and served as President of the American College of Phlebology (formerly the North American Society of Phlebology) from 1996 to 1998. He is a member of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. He has published extensively on many subjects, especially varicose vein treatment, sclerotherapy, lasers, and cosmetic dermatology surgery. His expertise on these topics has led to his appearances on many TV shows such as "20/20" and "The Today Show." Margaret A. Weiss, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology. Board-certified, she is a member of the leading society in the field of venous diseases, the American College of Phlebology, and is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Her teaching and publications in the field of sclerotherapy have led to numerous interviews and TV appearances, including "Good Morning, America" and "Health Week" on PBS. Dr. Weiss' other interests include laser surgery and cosmetic dermatology, such as chemical peels, Botox, and collagen injections. She has served as President of the Maryland Dermatologic Society.
 
Published November 16, 2011 by McGraw-Hill Professional. 248 pages
Genres: Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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