Beyond Boundaries: Redefining Possibilities in Varicose Vein Treatment with the Next Generation ClosureFast™

Published: 22 April 2024

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Catch up on-demand in an engaging and informative broadcast as we introduce the groundbreaking Next Gen ClosureFast medical device. This broadcast aims to provide healthcare professionals and enthusiasts with an extensive insight into this innovative technology. Throughout the broadcast, participants will gain a deep understanding of the device's cutting-edge features, diverse applications, and its transformative influence on patient care and medical practices.

The comprehensive agenda, chaired by Vanessa Livingstone (UK Vein Clinic, London, UK) featuring expert speakers Dr Juan Fontcuberta (University Hospital, Madrid, ES) and Dr Domenico Baccellieri, (I.R.C.C.S Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, IT) who will share their expertise and real-world experiences with the Next Gen ClosureFast. Their insights will highlight the device's benefits, clinical applications, and potential impact within the healthcare landscape. 

During the broadcast, the faculty are joined by the expertise of Medtronic engineers (John Elhard, Chuanjing Xu and Sarah Thole) contributing significantly to the ClosureFast device's development. Their collaboration has been pivotal in shaping key features and functionalities, integrating cutting-edge technologies for enhanced performance. 

Radcliffe Vascular would like to extend its thanks to UK Vein Clinic for Vanessa Livingstone’s participation as Chair of this event.

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Key Learning Objectives

  • Comprehensive understanding of product features: Gain a detailed insight into the key features and functionalities of the medical device, Next Gen ClosureFast, to understand how it stands out in the market.
  • Clinical Applications and Use Cases: Explore real-world applications of Next Gen ClosureFast in clinical settings, including case studies and scenarios illustrating its potential impact on patient outcomes.
  • Technology and Design Deep Dive: Delve into the technological innovations and design principles that make Next Gen ClosureFast a cutting-edge solution in the medical device landscape.
  • User Experience and Interface Exploration: Engage in a live Q&A session to clarify doubts, seek additional information, and interact directly with the experts responsible for the creation and implementation of Next Gen ClosureFast.

Target Audience

  • Vascular Surgeons
  • Interventional Radiologists
  • Dermatologists
  • Phlebologists
  • Angiologists

More from this programme

Part 1

Chapter 1: Background and Problem Statement

Part 2

Chapter 2: Product Overview; Development Journey and User Interface and Experience

Part 3

Chapter 3: Testimonials from Early Users

Part 4

Chapter 4: Q&A Session

About the episode

Chapter one showcases Dr Domenico Baccellieri's presentation in which he highlights his experience with Next Generation ClosureFast™, Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI) and available treatment options

Faculty Biographies

Vanessa Livingstone

Vanessa Livingstone

Lead Nurse and Director of Clinical Services

At UK Vein Clinic, Vanessa supports patients during their procedures and also leads the clinical pathway and aftercare team. 

Vanessa was born and raised in California, where she initially attended UC Berkeley for a BA in History, before she went on to complete a Bachelor of Nursing degree at the University of Glasgow. With a background in cardiovascular theatre nursing, Vanessa worked at St Thomas’ Hospital as the Venous Clinical Nurse Specialist and Venous Lead. With skills in advanced assessment, Vanessa is an independent nurse prescriber and leads the UK Vein Clinic nursing team.

Vanessa has extensive experience in developing and managing varicose vein treatment…

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Domenico Baccelieri

Domenico Baccelieri

Dr Domenico Baccellieri, a Consultant Vascular Surgeon at San Raffaele Research Hospital, has been leading advancements in vascular surgery since 2014. He heads the Vascular Diagnostic Area at San Raffaele and serves as Adjunct Professor of Vascular Surgery at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University. He also coordinates the Master Course in Aortic Surgery.

With over 5,000 surgical interventions, Dr Domenico Baccellieri specializes in both traditional and advanced endovascular procedures. He has extensive experience as the lead surgeon in treating arterial diseases involving the aorta, carotid, and peripheral vessels. Moreover, he has performed more than 1,000 operations for venous conditions, addressing issues like superficial reflux using methods like endothermal ablation. Additionally, he manages complex deep venous pathologies, including compressive syndromes and deep venous recanalization.

Dr Baccellieri's profound expertise and focus on venous…

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