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    SCAI and Multiple Societies Submit Comments on Treatment Strategies for Patients with LECVD

    August 04, 2016

    The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) and other representatives of the Venous Care Partnership submitted comments on August 3, 2016 to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) on the recent AHRQ Technology Assessment, “Treatment Strategies for Patients with Lower Extremity Chronic Venous Disease (LECVD).”

    The organizations state that the authors of the assessment have conducted an extensive review within the limitations required of them, but the document may have hindered interpretation of the totality of the evidence, thus diminishing its ability to effectively inform policy decisions.

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