The new edition of the Oxford Textbook of Vascular Surgery, edited by Matthew M. Thompson, professor of vascular surgery at St. George's Medical School in London, includes articles from "130 global experts." The new edition features a full chapter on Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI). Authored by Dr. Paolo Zamboni, Sergio Gianesini and Erica Menegatti from the University of Ferrara, this chapter is included in a section on diseases of veins and lymphatics. link
While MS specialists and neuroimmunologists have disparaged and intentionally misrepresented Dr. Paolo Zamboni's vascular studies, he has continued to publish, undaunted. He, along with the International Society of Neurovascular Disease, have explored how the venous system affects neurodegenerative disease. He has improved cerebral venous return using open surgery and venoplasty, and has documented benefits in the health of his patients. He has created a brand new CCSVI diagnostic center at the University of Ferrara, while collaborating with international space organizations, to understand the affects of microgravity on the venous system. As I have said before, if rocket scientists collaborate with Dr. Zamboni, why can't MS neurologists? If the Oxford Textbook editors consider his research expert and important enough to include in this new publication, why the continued naysaying from neurology?
Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Paolo Zamboni and the entire vascular department at the University of Ferrara. Thank you for continuing your research and exploration, even while confronted with unprecedented hysteria and vitriol from the neurological community.
Share this information with vascular specialists at your local universities and hospitals. Fund research and support groups like the ISNVD. Insist that "charities" and organizations who purport to be helping people with MS include vascular specialists on their medical advisory boards. Question the status quo.
And most importantly, do all you can to improve your own heart and endothelial health. Because this is real-- the heart and brain are connected-- and there are things you can do today to help yourself. No prescription necessary.
Can a MS-patient find a vascular surgeon who dare to make an veinoperation on a MS-patient?ReplyDelete
I did, by contacting vascular specialists at local universities in my home state. I e-mailed 5 vascular specialists/IRs who were well-respected and asked them to read Dr. Zamboni's published research. Two of them responded with interest, we chose one who tested and eventually treated Jeff. It means pulling together the research, writing to physicians, and following up with them. It is doable. Especially now that his research is included in the Oxford textbook and has many more publications in support. Good luck, Per!Delete
Thank you for sharing Joan from me here in UK.Wishes that our UK NHS would help us. I have contacted one university here in my hometown what I can say is we are way too slow in UK at picking up on CCSVI and I try endlessly to get us noticed here .ReplyDelete
Thank YOU for contacting your local university, and for continuing to spread the information, Lynne. We'll just keep on sharing the research and hope for better days ahead!Delete
Joan no one is taking any notice of me dispite lots being sent to them !Delete
No money for the drug companies means no interest to powers that be. I am proof it works, no one in authority interested, we have to do it for ourselves.ReplyDelete
Couldn't agree more, Philip! Good for you for finding your own path to healing. Keep moving, stay positive, eat well and enjoy your life. all best, JoanDelete
Finally! Step one, tick. ✔️ Next, step two. The proof is in the pudding! Thank you.ReplyDelete