Venous disease, affecting the venous system, is one of the
most common maladies to affect the legs of people and to negatively impact
their quality of life. Mild forms present cosmetic concerns with the more
severe forms resulting in serious symptoms significantly reducing the quality
of life, mobility and productivity. The recently published Bonn study reported
just over 90% of the population has some level of venous disease with 17%
experiencing the more severe levels.