August 3, 2016
As member of the Venous Care Partnership, the Alliance submitted comments to the Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality (AHRQ) on the June 28, 2016 Technology Assessment (TA), “Treatment Strategies for Patients with Lower Extremity Chronic Venous Disease (LECVD).” The comments expressed concern about that the assessment relied solely on research published after the year 2000, as the diagnosis and treatment of venous diseases has a long history and much of the evidence supporting the diagnosis and treatment of venous disease was established before the limited time period covered by this review.

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