EVALUATION OF THE MEDICAL (CONSERVATIVE) TREATMENT FOR PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISORDERS
- Peripheral Arterial Disease in Diabetic and Nondiabetic Patients. Jude, Edward B.; Oyibo, Samson O.; Chalmers, Nicholas; Boulton, Andrew J.M. // Diabetes Care;Aug2001, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p1433
Focuses on a study which quantified the distribution of peripheral arterial disease in the diabetic and nondiabetic population attending angiography. Comparison of the severity and outcome between the group of patients; Research design and methods; Risk factors of peripheral arterial disease;...
- Peripheral arterial disease. Selby, Mary // Practice Nurse;10/24/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p33
The article discusses the nature and cause of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Also known as peripheral vascular disease, PAD is a third manifestation, along with heart disease and stroke, of atherosclerosis. However, unlike stroke and heart disease, it can present in a subtle and insidious...
- PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE: STRATEGIES FOR TREATMENT. Dugdill, Shiela; Smout, Jonathan // Practice Nurse;9/10/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p50
Presents strategies for reducing the risk of serious vascular attacks in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Presence of intermittent claudication; Signs and symptoms of PAD; Treatment.
- A Comprehensive Approach to Patients with PAD. Aung, Barbara J. // Podiatry Management;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p175
This article describes a comprehensive approach to patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). The disease affects over ten million people in the U.S. and only few of the sufferers are receiving treatment. The characteristics of patients with PAD is listed. The benefits of the vascular...
- Peripheral Arterial Disease in People With Diabetes:
Consensus Statement Recommends Screening. Sheehan, Peter // Clinical Diabetes;Fall2004, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p179
Provides information on peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in people with diabetes. Issues concerning PAD and diabetes; Biology of PAD in diabetes; Goals of treatment for patients diagnosed with PAD.
- Thrombus in the Main Pulmonary Artery of a Patient with Thromboangiitis Obliterans: Observation by Transthoracic Echocardiography. Alpaslan, M.; Akgün, G.; Döven, O.; Oral, D. // European Journal of Echocardiography;2001, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p139
We describe a 45-year-old man with thromboangiitis obliterans. He had a large immobile wall-adherent thrombus located in the main pulmonary artery, which was detected by transthoracic echocardiography. The pulmonary arterial involvement in this patient may suggest that thromboangiitis obliterans...
- 5-Year Overall Survival Rates of Uremic Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetic Patients in Comparison With Age-Matched Nondiabetic Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease From a Single Dialysis Center From 1991 to 1997. Biesenbach, Georg; Hubmann, Raimund; Grafinger, Peter; Stuby, Ulrike; Eichbauer-Sturm, Gabriele; Janko, Othmar // Diabetes Care;Dec2000, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p1860
Focuses on a study which compared the survival rates of diabetic patients and nondiabetic patients with renal disease. Prevalence of cardiovascular and peripheral vascular disease among the subjects; Implications of the results.
- PAD prevalent among patients with diabetes, metabolic syndrome. Rusk, Judith // Cardiology Today;Jul2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p1
The article reports on the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) among patients with diabetes and metabolic syndrome.
- EUROPEAN DEMAND FOR PVD PROCEDURES INCREASING. // Biotech Equipment Update;Sep2006, p6
The article discusses the increasing demand for peripheral vascular disease (PVD) procedures in Europe. Millennium Research Group (MRG) of Waltham, Massachusetts stated that millions of Europeans seek endovascular therapy. A great number of them are affected by PVD. The prevalence of obesity,...