OR Nurse 2015
July 2009, Volume 3 Number 4 , p 18 - 24
Cook, Kay RN, CNOR, MS; Fitzgerald, Beth RN, CNOR, MSN; Gigliotti, Deborah RN, CAPA, MBA
Varicose veins of the legs are a common condition caused by venous insufficiency as a result of valve reflux. Most varices are located in the greater saphenous vein (GSV) and the majority of sufferers tend to be female. The most common symptoms are described as heaviness, fatigue, or throbbing pain ...