Tag Archives: CCSVI guidance

Having a Doppler Ultrasound

At Angeles Health Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI), the vascular condition linked with MS, is diagnosed using a combination of Magnetic Resonance Venography (MRV) and Doppler Ultrasound. Research has examined the effectiveness of MRV compared to Doppler Ultrasound and selective … Continue reading

A CCSVI Solution in Six Minutes?

David Hubbard MD, Neurologist, talks about CCSVI and Multiple Sclerosis in this video. He believes the theory of CCSVI is actually a revitalization of the original theory of MS lesion formation which pointed towards a vascular connection in MS (George … Continue reading

Trials Necessary: CCSVI Treatment Evaluated

‘But more trials are necessary’. Anyone interested in CCSVI, or chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency, and its link with multiple sclerosis will have heard many organizations, medical professionals and scientists utter these words. The Society for Interventional Radiology (SIR) has also … Continue reading

Timetable of CCSVI treatment guidance announced

The MS Trust in the UK has reported that NICE, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, has released the timetable for its CCSVI treatment guidance. CCSVI, or chronic cerebro-spinal venous insufficiency, is a condition in which the narrowing … Continue reading