Vascular assessment for medical compression

30th of November is the first European Compression Day. In honor of this day, we are presenting our vascular assessment protocol for safe compression.

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Why is hypertension a critical risk factor for PAD?

Hypertension or elevated blood pressure is one of the major risk factors for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) and the single…

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Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) measurements should be performed at the primary level!

As a cardiovascular surgeon, I am in constant contact with patients suffering from peripheral arterial disease. Usually, they present with…

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Why diabetics should have their Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) checked regularly

Nowadays we are all pretty well acquainted with diabetes in this or that way. Everybody has a friend, grandparent or…