THE NATURAL COURSE OF PERIPHERAL ARTERIOSCLEROSIS OBLITERANS EVALUATED BY FLOW MEASUREMENTS
- A Comparative Analysis of Transcutaneous Oxygen Tension (tcPo2) During Rest and Postischemic Response Test in the Diagnosis of Patients with Mild and Moderate Arteriosclerosis Obliterans (ASO). Qian, Shuixian; Iwai, Takehisa; Inoue, Yoshinori; Endo, Mitsuo // Vascular Surgery;Jul/Aug1994, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p393
Transcutaneous oxygen tension (tcPo2) was measured at the foot and chest wall in 12 normal subjects and 62 patients with arteriosclerosis obliterans (ASO). The results showed that the resting tcPo2 at the foot and the chest wall was significantly lower in asymptomatic patients (p < 0.01 at the...
- A focus on risk factor management. Belch, Jill J. F.; Creager, Mark A. // Vascular Medicine;2004, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p169
This article reports that peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and its most common manifestation, intermittent claudication (IC), are associated with considerable morbidity and mortality. The patient with PAD has well-documented risk factors for atherosclerosis. Because of these, combined with the...
- Efficacy and Safety of Pentoxifylline in Geriatric Patients with Intermittent Claudication. Crowder, John E.; Cohn, Jay B.; Savitsky, J. Philip; Morgan, DeAnn L.; Slywka, Joseph; Cobert, Barton L.; Hryniewicki, Stephen W.; Piccirillo, Ronald T.; Wilcox, Charles S. // Angiology;Sep1989, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p795
The effects of pentoxifylline on intermittent claudication were evaluated at a dose of 1200 mg/day in an open-label twelve-week study on geriatric patients with chronic occlusive arterial disease (COAD). Standardized treadmill testing and clinical signs and symptoms of COAD were followed up...
- ENTRAPMENT OF THE POPLITEAL ARTERY AND ITS MANAGEMENT. Husni, E. A.; Ryu, C. K. // Angiology;Jul/Aug1971, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p380
Examines the relationship between the popliteal artery and medial head of the gastroenemius muscle. Methods of popliteal artery management; Presentation of a case of a patient with popliteal artery entrapment syndrome; Alternative logical surgical approach for the treatment of the disease.
- 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.
- PERITRATE IN PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASES. Samuels, Saul S.; Padernacht, Elias D. // Angiology;Feb1952, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p20
Clinical study of 30 cases of arteriosclerosis obliterans treated with Peritrate showed improvement in symptoms of intermittent claudication in 20 cases. Final determination of the value of this, as well as all other vasodilators, must await extensive objective studies of a large series of cases...
- Effects of Beraprost Sodium (Dorner) in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus Complicated by Chronic Arterial Obstruction. Toyota, Takayoshi; Oikawa, Shinichi // Angiology;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p7
Investigates the effects of the prostaglandin derivative beraprost sodium on ankle pressure index (API), subjective symptoms and intermittent claudication in diabetic patients with arteriosclerosis obliterans. Differences between pretreatment and posttreatment API and in the rating of...
- Accelerated Thromboplastin Generation in Acute Arterial Occlusion Complicating Arteriosclerosis Obliterans. Spittell Jr., John A.; Pascuzzi, Chris A.; Thompson Jr., John H.; Owen Jr., Charles A. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Nov61, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p765
Studies the generation of accelerated thromboplastin in patients with acute arterial occlusion complicating arteriosclerosis obliterans. Coagulation mechanism in arteriosclerosis obliterans; Protocol for thromboplastin generation testing; Causes of hypercoagulation state in patients.
- THE ROLE OF SYMPATHECTOMY IN ARTERIOSCLEROSIS OBLITERANS. Seligman, Bert // Angiology;Feb1952, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p48
This article focuses on the role of sympathectomy in arteriosclerosis obliterans. The failures attendant upon sympathectomy in artheriosclerosis obliterans have been more productive of revealing information than the successes. Surgeons have been chagrined at the lack of success in well selected...