ASV, LSV were interroagted and competent?
On 10/23/12, Karen Burns <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I would like to thank you all for your responses. When she comes back I will
> try the rapid cuff inflator and try examining her in reverse trendelenberg .
> Have a great day everyone!!.
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> On Oct 23, 2012, at 12:09 PM, Steven Knight <[log in to unmask]>
>> In my experience an individual with severe reflux doesn't need much of a
>> slope to generate enough hydrostatic pressure to push blood backwards
>> through a faulty valve. It just needs to have some place to go. Emptying
>> the veins is essential to reducing the chance of a false negative.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: UVM Flownet [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Paul J
>> Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2012 10:27 AM
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>> Subject: Re: eliciting venous reflux
>> I find that to be a good analogy and a very interesting thought. I think
>> you may have something there, in cases of severe distension maybe we
>> should have them lie in trendelenberg for a bit and try to minimize the
>> venous pressure and then after a few minutes try to assess the
>> insufficiency, If nothing else it makes a provocative argument.
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