Classifying Venous Disease

The Swedish physician and scientist Carl von Linné published a classification of plants based on the number of stamina and pistils in 1735 in Systema Naturae. Today, classification of diseases is a basic instrument for uniform diagnosis and meaningful communication about the disease. In chronic venous disorders (CVD) reliance for too long has been placed on the clinical appearance of the superficial effects of CVD, such as spider veins, varicose veins, swelling, skin changes, and ulcerations, without requiring accurate objective testing of the venous system to substantiate the diagnosis. This practice has caused errors of diagnosis and has been largely responsible for the poor correlation of results between treatment methods. There have been several classifications in the past that have added to our understanding of CVD, but all lack the completeness and objectivity needed for scientific accuracy.

How To Deal With Rosacea and Eczema

How To Deal With Rosacea and Eczema

Rosacea and Eczema are two skin conditions that are fairly commonly found throughout the world. Each of them is characterized by different features, and can be both discomfiting as well as result in undesirable appearance features. In a nutshell, theyre problems that many would want to deal with.

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