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


PAD symptom questionnaires (methods of symptom evaluation and their impact on peripheral arterial disease symptom prevalence)


What health leaders must know about peripheral arterial disease


Focused approach is required for timely detection and effective treatment of Peripheral-Arterial Disease patients

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


Reassessing the normal Toe-Brachial Index 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…

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

The 6-minute walk test 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 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

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


The prevalence of peripheral arterial disease among patients with persistent leg pain

Any clinician dealing with patients in pain can testify that this unpleasant experience associated with tissue damage can often be…