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Evidence and practice in Primary care: Optimising the assessment and management of lower limb wounds in general practice

The new, peer reviewed research by Julie Green, Gillian Boast, Robin Calderwood et al, was conducted with the aim to…

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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…

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Does rest time affect the automated Ankle Brachial Pressure Index results?

Within the clinical setting, it has been suggested that ABPI tests are currently underused (Benchimol et al, 2012), most notably…

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Monitoring Patients after Operative Procedures

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a complex and serious cardiovascular disease (CVD), but like many (but not all) CVDs, it…

Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) measurement, simple solution for diagnosis PAD

Ankle-Brachial-Pressure Index (ABI) is a very simple comparison of blood pressure in the arm and legs. It is non-invasive and…

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How can compression therapy benefit wound care patients?

Chronic wounds are wounds that do not heal in a predictable amount of time like most wounds. What exactly constitutes…

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Doppler Probe vs. MESI ABPI MD

Peripheral artery disease prevention Peripheral Arterial Disease, also known as PAD, is a growing concern in regards to cardiovascular issues…

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Case proved: automated ABPI testing improves patient outcomes in wound management

On January 25th, Wounds UK published the Best Practice Statement: Ankle Brachial Pressure Index (ABPI) in practice. The authors, members…