What happened in 2010....

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

They say that there is not enough evidence, yet they are not prepared to research it....

“There was unanimous agreement from the scientific experts that it is premature to support pan-Canadian clinical trials on the proposed Liberation Procedure. There is an overwhelming lack of scientific evidence on the safety and efficacy of the procedure, or even that there is any link between blocked veins and MS.”         

Link to news release (English)


Link to news release (French)


Link to summary report (English)


Link to summary report (French)

Please read the following rebuttals:

  1. by Dr. Lorne Brandes dated Sept. 8,2010

  2. by Christopher Alkenbrack

  3. by Ashton Embry,An Executive Summary and an In-Depth Analysis

  4. by Ashton Embry (worth reading Alberta Health Service Info Sheet)

  5. by CCSVI in Multiple Sclerosis, learn about Dr. Beaudet of the CIHR