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…

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…

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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…