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21 Questions to Ask a Patient with Chronic Wounds

Treatment of lower-extremity chronic wounds doesn’t only entail preventing infections and mitigating any patient pain or discomfort, it also requires…

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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…

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An Overview of PAD Guidelines for Nephrology

There are many risk factors for the development of Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) and quite a few medical conditions that…

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Ankle-Brachial Index measurement vs. Toe-Brachial Index measurement in nephrology

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) or, commonly, lower-extremity artery disease (LEAD), is a complex cardiovascular condition whose symptomatology and severity may…

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Reasons to check Ankle Brachial Index for patients with diabetes

Diabetes mellitus is a complex metabolic disorder or more precisely a group of disorders, which affect many organ systems and…

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The importance of regular preventive check-ups for people in the risk group

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) or lower-extremity artery disease (LEAD) as it is also called, may often be entirely asymptomatic, but…

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6 steps for delivering news about limb amputation to the patient

Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) can be successfully managed if it is diagnosed in a timely manner, when it is still…

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What is Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)?

Peripheral Arterial Disease is a common circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries reduce the blood flow to your limbs. When…

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Specifics of Ankle-Brachial Index measurement in different fields

Ankle-Brachial Index measurement is often overlooked, despite it being one of the most important measurements from primary care onwards. Read…

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Introduction to Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) or Lower Extremity Artery Disease (LEAD)

According to the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), the prevalence of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) often abbreviated now as LEAD…