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 patients

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

Webinar: Reliably and easily detecting PAD in high-risk patients with Toe-Brachial Index measurement

Early arterial assessment of patients with high risk for Peripheral Arterial Disease is a crucial step in preventing adverse events…

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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…

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New technology advancement in detecting Peripheral Arterial Disease to benefit US patients

MESI mTABLET ABI, a device used for early detection of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) by measuring Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI), was…

Brazilian story of bringing Ankle-Brachial measurement with MESI ABPI MD to public

On 30th September 2020, the Brazilian television reported about the first Healthy Artery Week. Between 29th September and 2nd October…

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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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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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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.…

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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…