Calf Blood Flow and Ankle Systolic Blood Pressure in Intermittent Claudication Monitored Over Five Years
- claudication. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p464
A definition of the medical term "claudication," which refers to lameness characterized by shiny skin over the limb with decreased blood flow, is presented.
- Elective Arterial Reconstruction for Intermittent Claudication Is Justified. Esato, Kensuke; Zemp, Nobuya; Fujioka, Kentaroh; Ohara, Masaki // Vascular Surgery;Jan/Feb1992, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p42
This study evaluates the appropriateness of performing arterial reconstruction in patients with intermittent claudication due to arteriosclerosis obliterans. Among 163 symptomatic patients, 175 limbs in 130 patients underwent surgical revascularization as the primary mode of therapy. There were...
- Efficacy of Cilostazol for Intermittent Claudication. Apgar, Barbara // American Family Physician;2/15/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p1124
Discusses the study `A New Pharmacological Treatment for Intermittent Claudication: Results of a Randomized, Multicenter Trial,' by H.G. Beebe and colleagues published in the September 27, 1999 issue of the `Archives of Internal Medicine.'
- The New England Journal of Drugs. Gaby, Alan R. // Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients;Aug/Sep2003, Issue 241/242, p152
Editorial. Comments on the article discussing the treatment of intermittent claudication published in the periodical 'New England Journal of Medicine.' Failure of vitamin E to affect intermittent claudification; Basis on the assertion of the author regarding vitamin E; Bias of the periodical...
- CIRCADIAN PERIODICITY OF CALF BLOOD FLOW IN SUBJECTS WITH INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION. Bartoli, V.; Dorigo, B.; Tedeschi, E.; Biti, G. P.; Voegelin, M. R. // Angiology;Apr1970, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p215
The best-fit method was applied to data of calf basal resting and reactive hyperemia blood flow, recorded at 4-hr, intervals during a day in 15 patients with intermittent claudication. The mathematical-statistical analysis suggests existence of a circadian rhythm of calf blood flow, which has...
- Double-Blind Study of Papaverine Hydrochloride on the Efficacy in the Treatment of Intermittent Claudication. Seino, Yoshihiko; Rose, Harold B.; Kanazawa, Masakuni; Vyden, John K.; Wall, Francis J. // Angiology;Apr1983, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p257
A double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel groups study design was utilized to evaluate the efficacy and the safety of papaverine HCL (PA, 300-1,500 mg/day) in the treatment of intermittent claudication. The study was in two phases: Phase 1-6 weeks duration with treadmill claudication tests...
- Pharmacologic treatment for intermittent claudication. Dean, Steven M // Vascular Medicine;2002, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p301
.In contradistinction to chronic critical limb ischemia, the peripheral arterial disease patient with intermittent claudication is at relatively low risk for limb loss. As a result, initial claudication management should employ non-interventional therapies rather than immediate catheter-based or...
- Chronic lower limb ischaemia. Beard, Jonathan D. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);03/25/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7238, p854
Reports on the treatment of patients with chronic leg ischaemia. Discussions on intermittent claudication; Discussion on critical limb ischaemia.
- Effects of Ethaverine Hydrochloride on the Walking Tolerance of Patients with Intermittent Claudication. Trainor, Frieda S.; Phillips, Raymond E.; Michie, David D.; Zellner, Stephen R.; Hogan, Jr, Leo; Chubb, James M. // Angiology;May1986, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p343
The effect of ethaverine hydrochloride on excercise tolerance of patients with intermittent claudication was evaluated in a double-blind, placebo-controlled study conducted at three sites. Forty-five patients with symptoms of occlusive arterial insufficiency of the lower extremities were...