25 March 2010
Pre Congress theoretical-practical course FOAM SCLEROTHERAPY

Speakers: A. Cavezzi, A. Frullini, L. Tessari
Official Language: English
Venue: VALET Srl - Bologna (IT)
Venue:
Via dei Fornaciai, 29/b - 40129 Bologna (IT)
Venue: • Tel. + 39 051 63 88 334 • Fax +39 051 326 840
Venue: www.valet.itcongresso@valet.it

Limited numbers of participants

09,00 History of foam sclerotherapy
A. Frullini
Pharmacology
A. Frullini
Chemical and physical properties and mechanism of action of sclerosing foam
A. Frullini
10,45 Coffee Break
11,00 Materials and methods for the production of sclerosing foam
A. Frullini
Live Demonstration of production and injection of sclerosing foam
A. Frullini
Possibilities and limits of sclerosing foam in sclerotherapy of the saphenous veins and recurrences
A. Frullini
LIVE DEMONSTRATION
A. Frullini
12,00 Foam sclerotherapy of varicose veins, reticular varices and telangiectasias
L. Tessari
13,00 Lunch
14,00 Usage of biocompatible gases
L. Tessari
LIVE DEMONSTRATION
L. Tessari
Safety standards for the use of sclerosing foam
L. Tessari
16,00 Coffee break
16,15 Complications and side effects of foam sclerotherapy: prevention and  treatment
A. Cavezzi
LIVE DEMONSTRATION
A. Cavezzi
Adjuvant  measures and complementary techniques (compression, surgery, etc.)
A. Cavezzi
Critical review of the literature about foam sclerotherapy
A. Cavezzi
LIVE DEMONSTRATION
A. Cavezzi
Assessment of foam sclerotherapy (endovenous treatment) outcomes
A. Cavezzi
19,00 End of session