PAD Awareness Month: The Latest AHA Scientific Statement highlights screening and prevention as essential


World Heart Day 2021: Digital health technology – a powerful weapon against cardiovascular disease (CVD)


Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) symptom questionnaires


What health leaders must know about peripheral arterial disease

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD, increasingly also referred to as lower extremity artery disease or LEAD) is considerably less well-known among…


Focused approach is required for timely detection and effective treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) patients

Introduction Peripheral Arterial Disease or PAD is typically characterized by a gradual build-up of plaque in arteries to the legs.…

Learn how to manage PAD successfully.
Get your free e-BOOK now!

Reassessing the normal Toe-Brachial Index (TBI) in young healthy adults

Accurate and timely diagnosis of peripheral artery disease (PAD) is often a tall order, despite the proliferation of cost-effective and…


The 6-minute walk test (6MWT) in assessing the functional fitness of seniors

It is said that old age brings wisdom and that may be true for some individuals, but at the same…


The importance of a full vascular check-up during the pandemic

The current COVID-19 pandemic has thoroughly changed how societies and economies function, some with more success than others, but the…


The First Healthy Artery Week at the Hospital Santa Casa de Santos, Brazil

Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) is a circulatory problem where narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to the limbs. Millions of people…


20 Questions to Ask a Patient with CKD to Assess the Risk of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)

Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) are at an increased risk of Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs) and associated causes of mortality.…


#UseHeart to beat Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

This year, the message by the World Heart Federation is #UseHeart to beat CVD and MESI is proud to support the Campaign. ❤️…


Do different vascular risk factors affect all arteries equally?

There are many (cardio)vascular risk factors, but few as prominent as tobacco smoking and diabetes mellitus. However, their mechanisms are…


Optimal Medical Management of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

Particularly in the emerging stage, treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD), can be a straightforward, but may become complicated in…