Tag Archives: Leg Ulcer

Survey for leg ulcer or skin graft patients

Have you ever had a leg ulcer or a skin graft? Imperial College is currently designing a research study and needs your views. Please help us by completing this survey: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/6HPGHW9

Curing Venous Leg Ulcers – Message still not getting through

Venous leg ulcers can be cured by local anaesthetic surgery. Not all of them – but a large proportion of them. Probably the majority of them. Of those that are left, some venous leg ulcers can be cured with venous stenting. A 12 year study published from a specialist venous unit has shown

Leg Ulcer Charity quoted in Mail on Sunday

The Leg Ulcer Charity was quoted in the Mail on Sunday today. (see: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3783129/An-excruciating-leg-ulcer-Pile-pressure-remove-pain-say-experts.html). The subject was an Italian research paper, reporting on treatments for venous leg ulcers. The ramifications of this work are quite profound and will change the lives of many patients with venous leg ulcers. Reporter Sara

Venous Times to feature Leg Ulcer Charity section

The Venous Times is about to be relaunched. Like the name suggests, the Venous Times is a newspaper specialising in vein and venous disease. Most leg ulcers are caused by venous conditions. Hence the Venous Times is going to feature a whole section on Venous Leg Ulcers. This section is going to