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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…

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Smoking cessation: The role of the foot and ankle surgeon

Smoking is rightfully regarded as the single largest preventable cause of several cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) and several types of cancer.…

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What exercises to recommend for intermittent claudication?

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is largely asymptomatic but may manifest in a minority of patients as intermittent claudication, pain in…

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Increasing the confidence of compression therapy providers by using ABI

Lower-extremity ulceration is a debilitating phenomenon, not only by itself, but as a symptom of even more serious underlying medical…

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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…

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Utility of Toe-Brachial Index for diagnosis of PAD

The negative effects of many risk factors for peripheral artery disease (PAD) are not only limited to the patient’s well-being…

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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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Women and Peripheral Arterial Disease

Women are often overlooked when it comes to cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) as such issues are generally regarded to primarily affect…