Varicose Veins

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with varicose veins are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

EUS-guided Glue Injection for Varices Study

Condition:   Gastroesophageal Varices
Intervention:   Procedure: EUS-guided glue injection
Sponsor:   Chinese University of Hong Kong
Recruiting - verified January 2016

Optimum Duration of Compression Stockings After Endovenous Varicose Vein Surgery

Condition:   Varicose Veins
Intervention:   Other: Compression socks for 2 weeks
Sponsor:   St. James's Hospital, Ireland
Not yet recruiting - verified February 2016

Prognostic Values of Chest/Abdominal Wall Varices and Spider Nevi in Patients With Liver Cirrhosis

Condition:   Liver Cirrhosis
Intervention:   Other: No relevant intervention.
Sponsor:   General Hospital of Shenyang Military Region
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Clinical Trial to Evaluation the Safety and Efficacy of GR-MD-02 for the Treatment of Liver Fibrosis and Resultant Portal Hypertension in Patients With Nash Cirrhosis

Condition:   Hypertension, Portal
Interventions:   Drug: GR-MD-02;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsors:   Galectin Therapeutics Inc.;   Brooke Army Medical Center, Stephen A. Harrison, MD;   Indiana University, Naga Chalasani, MD
Recruiting - verified September 2015

TIPS in Fundal Variceal Bleeding (the TFB Study)

Conditions:   Portal Hypertension;   Bleeding Gastric Varices
Intervention:   Device: Early TIPS
Sponsors:   Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer;   Hospital Clinic of Barcelona;   Fundació Institut de Recerca de l'Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau;   Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital;   Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal;   Hospital del Mar
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Effectiveness of Double-layer Compression Therapy in the Healing of Chronic Venous Ulcers in Primary Health Care

Condition:   Venous Ulcers
Interventions:   Device: Two multilayer compression bandage;   Device: Crepe bandage
Sponsors:   Gerencia de Atención Primaria, Madrid;   Fondo de Investigacion Sanitaria;   Instituto de Salud Carlos III
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Use of dHACM in the Treatment of Venous Leg Ulcers

Condition:   Leg Ulcer
Interventions:   Procedure: Multi-layer compression therapy;   Other: Application of dHACM
Sponsor:   MiMedx Group, Inc.
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Early TIPS With Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Covered Stents for High Risk Acute Variceal Bleeding in Cirrhotic Patients

Conditions:   Decompensated Cirrhosis;   Bleeding Varices
Interventions:   Procedure: Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt;   Drug: Non-selective beta blocker + Endoscopic treatment
Sponsor:   Fourth Military Medical University
Recruiting - verified February 2016

Pilot Study for VeinoPlus to Improve Symptoms of Postthrombotic Syndrome

Conditions:   Post Thrombotic Syndrome;   Deep Vein Thrombosis;   Venous Stasis Syndrome;   Venous Insufficiency;   Postphlebitic Syndrome
Intervention:   Device: VeinOPlus
Sponsors:   Stephan Moll, MD;   University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill;   VeinoPlus USA
Completed - verified February 2016

Doppler Ultrasound Probe for Blood Flow Detection in Severe Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

Conditions:   UGI Bleeding;   Ulcer or Variceal Hemorrhage;   Stigmata of Recent Hemorrhage;   Endoscopy;   Randomized Controlled Trials
Interventions:   Device: Doppler endoscopic ultrasound probe for blood flow detection;   Other: Standard endoscopic hemostasis
Sponsors:   VA Office of Research and Development;   UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center
Completed - verified January 2016