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by Squeakycat
Sat Jan 30, 2010 5:27 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 102564

Irony

It is fascinating to watch Dr. Zamboni's work which has been presented in peer-reviewed journals and at major scientific meetings, be criticized as poor science. Unlike proponents of the viral and auto-immune theories of MS which were solidly proven in one major clinical trial, Zamboni's work is cle...
by Squeakycat
Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:33 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Nat Inst of Neurological Disorders Advisory Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 1542

Nat Inst of Neurological Disorders Advisory Meeting

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke is having a public advisory committee meeting on Feb 4th in Bethesda. It would be fantastic if someone from the DC area can attend and ask them what their plans are for supporting CCSVI research. There are probably none, but no better way t...
by Squeakycat
Mon Jan 25, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: CCSVI - Aussie Action!
Replies: 851
Views: 162304

The Australasian College of Phlebology (ACP)

No idea if this will help in tracking someone down, but I ran across the college which is focused on venous disease so that sounded promising. http://www.phlebology.com.au/forms/selmenu.aspx?selmenu=1 A Dr Paul Thibault (NSW) is doing a presentation on Multiple Sclerosis and Cerebral Venous Insuffic...
by Squeakycat
Mon Jan 25, 2010 10:52 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: trust my results?
Replies: 6
Views: 2088

Mayo Contact

Chachacha-- Peter Gloviczki, MD at Mayo Rochester is one of the authors, along with Dr. Zamboni, of the consensus document on the diagnosis and treatment of venous malformations of the International uni0n of Phlebology. I have not looked at the document. The title is not CCSVI specific, though I was...
by Squeakycat
Mon Jan 25, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Treatment Centers Can Be Found - Get Working!
Replies: 69
Views: 20219

Possible Contacts

These are the co-authors with Dr. Zamboni of the consensus document on the Diagnosis and treatment of venous malformations of the International uni0n of Phlebology. They are all vascular surgeons and while they may not directly be interested in doing diagnostics or surgery, they are likely good star...
by Squeakycat
Sat Dec 05, 2009 1:09 pm
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Full Version Of Dr Zamboni's latest paper
Replies: 19
Views: 5566

UK MS Society medical advisors 'unconvinced' by Zamboni

http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm?fuseaction=show&pageid=2944 Medical advisors to the UK MS Society have raised doubts about a theory put forward by Italian doctor Paulo Zamboni, who this week proposed that a vein disorder is the cause of multiple sclerosis (MS). In a statement, the experts have foun...