Incidence of Chronic Venous Disorders in Germany in the Last Seven Years – The Bonn Vein Study II

Eberhard Rabe, Sabine Hertel, Barbara Hoffmann, Felizitas Pannier, Annette Ko, Gabriele Berboth & Karl-Heinz Jöckel
Background: Venous disorders like varicose veins (VV), telangiectases (Tel) and chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) are among the most common diseases in the western populations. Data concerning the incidence of venous diseases based on duplex controlled epidemiologic studies in the general population[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]