CEAP Vein Classification – How does it Help Doctors & Patients?
What is CEAP?
CEAP vein classification system was developed in order to standardize the reporting and treatment of chronic vein disorders. CEAP allows physicians to now have a uniform diagnosis of vein disorders. Use of such a classification system improves the accuracy of the diagnosis and improves communication between specialists. The elements of the CEAP classification are:
- Clinical – what the patient’s vein looks like; severity of the