Nice | Varicose veins in the legs

This guideline sets out to reduce disparities in the availability of different treatments for varicose veins across the country. It’ll be interesting to see how local funding copes with this… They adv...

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Lower limb peripheral arterial disease

This guideline doesn’t change very much that we do already, so I am not including elements that we are all doing already. The new elements for me were: Assess for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) in:...

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Nice | Rivaroxaban for DVT treatment

This guideline advises that Rivaroxaban can now be considered for use in the treatment of proximal DVT. It is as effective as warfarin, but is more expensive. I suspect we will need to await local app...

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