Prospective, double-blind, randomized controlled trial comparing electrocoagulation and radiofrequency in the treatment of patients with great saphenous vein insufficiency and lower limb varicose veins. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphatic 2018; 6: 212-219.

Published: 19th December 2018

Authors: Beteli CB, Rossi FH, de Almeida BL, Izukawa NM, Rossi CBO, Gabriel SA et al.


Electrocoagulation was as effective as radiofrequency in terms of occlusion rates at 6 months and quality of life in this study that included 57 patients.

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