- Comparative study of the upper and lower limb skin blood flow control mechanisms in patients with essential hypertension. Esen, Ferhan; Ata, Necmi; Esen, Hamza // Anatolian Journal of Cardiology / Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi;Feb2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p3
Objective: To investigate limb specific differences in cutaneous vascular function in patients (n=33) with essential hypertension (EHT). Methods: In this observational cross-sectional study, baseline skin blood flow and the response to local heating were measured with a laser Doppler flowmeter...
- Femoral bypass for phlegmasia cerulea dolens. H.D.B. // Cortlandt Forum;08/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 8, p111
Describes the causes and treatment of phlegmasia cerulea dolens in the legs. Extensive iliac and femoral vein thrombosis; Cross-leg femoral-femoral venous bypass using the saphenous vein when the iliac vein is occluded and most of the femoral and popliteal veins are patent.
- Images in vascular medicine. Rockson, S.G.; Szuba, A. // Vascular Medicine;1999, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p273
Presents images of a complex lower extremity edema in a young woman. Failure of surgical revascularization of a May-Thurner syndrome; Compression of the left iliac vein by the right iliac artery; Obstruction of lymphatic flow via lymphoscintigraphy.
- The 1995 French Venous Disease Survey: Epidemiology, Management, and Patient Profiles. Levy, Emile // Angiology;Mar2001, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p195
Analyzes results of a survey of a representative sample of adult population in France to determine the occurrence of lower limb venous disease. Percentage of the population suffering from the condition; Types of treatment; Demographic characteristics of venous disease sufferers.
- Intermittent Occlusion of the Popliteal Vein by a Gastrocnemius Rotational Muscle Flap. Cho, Kenneth O. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Sep2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 9, p1659
Details case studies of the intermittent occlusion of popliteal vein by a gastrocnemius rotational muscle flap. Occurrence of the disease as a complication of a primary right total knee replacement; Clinical manifestations of the disease.
- MERSILENE MESH FOR THE POST-THROMBOTIC LEG. Knott, James I. // Angiology;Dec1961, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p607
Discusses the use of mersilene mesh for the post-thrombotic leg. Surgical options; Bandaging technique; Operative procedure and post operative care.
- Clinical Evaluation of the Efficacy and Safety of Calcium Dobesilate in Patients with Chronic Venous Insufficiency of the Lower Limbs. Arceo, Adalberto; Berber, Arturo; Trevino, Carlos // Angiology;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p539
Several venotonic drugs have been used in the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) of the lower limbs, most of them from natural sources. Calcium dobesilate, from synthetic origin, has been shown to improve clinical symptoms of these venous conditions. Three hundred fifty-two patients...
- Lower limb arterial angioplasty: A useful palliative intervention? An audit of an angioplasty... Haggart, P.C.; Cadle, I.; Thorpe, R; Cross, K.S. // Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh;Dec99, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p395
Presents an abstract of the study 'Lower limb arterial angioplasty: A useful palliative intervention? An audit of an angioplasty clinic in a regional vascular unit,' by P.C. Haggart, I. Cadle et al, presented at the Symposium of Audit on Surgical Practice, March 3, 1999.
- Dermatologic Surgery. Guttman, Cheryl // Dermatology Times;Feb2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p56
Discusses emerging alternatives to sclerotherapy in treating leg veins. Reasons why some clinicians may consider treatment options other than sclerotherapy; Challenges to successful treatment of leg veins with lasers; Effect of advances in epidermal cooling technology of protecting the epidermis...