TITLE

CONTINUOUS WAVE ULTRASOUND EVALUATION OF BRINASE TREATMENT OF CHRONIC ARTERIAL OBSTRUCTION

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzgerald, D. E.; Frisch, E. P.
PUB. DATE
July 1974
SOURCE
Angiology;Jul/Aug1974, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p444
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The proteolytic enzyme brinase administered intravenously has been found to relieve 22 out of 34 chronically obstructed leg arteries in a group of 16 patients. The treatment resulted in relief of symptoms and an increase in systolic blood pressure in the affected limbs. Ultrasound techniques were used for observing and classifying the arterial circulation and the response to treatment.
ACCESSION #
16358055

 

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