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Cardiovascular diseases: You can take control, have your Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) measured!

  All patients with risk factors for peripheral arterial disease have a higher risk of coronary artery disease, heart attack…

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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…

#PADawareness

September is a month of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) awareness. As the manufacturer of 1 minute Ankle-Brachial Index measuring device,…

Chronic kidney disease and blocked arteries?

24% of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) patients also have Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD).

New 2017 ESC Guidelines on PAD

September is the month of Peripheral Arterial Disease awareness. Every month we try to focus on various topics which are connected to…

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Why is hypertension a critical risk factor for PAD?

Hypertension or elevated blood pressure is one of the major risk factors for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) and the single…

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Why diabetics should have their Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) checked regularly

Nowadays we are all pretty well acquainted with diabetes in this or that way. Everybody has a friend, grandparent or…

Why dialysis units need an ABI measuring device?

Did you know that 10% of people worldwide are affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD) and that more than 2…