NEW CLINICAL APPROACH TO THE MANAGEMENT OF INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION (ANGINA CRURIS)
- 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...
- ONSET AND CLINICOPATHOLOGICAL COURSE IN BUERGER'S DISEASE. Nakata, Yukifumi; Ban, Ichiro; Hirai, Masafumi; Shionoya, Shigehiko // Angiology;Sep1976, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p509
From clinicopathological study, vasculitis of Buerger's disease seemed to start at small branch arteries and veins and progress to the trunk artery with thrombus, Progress of vascular lesions in trunk artery was gradual in general; the pathogenesis was briefly discussed.
- A Botanical Compound, Padma 28, Increases Walking Distance in Stable Intermittent Claudication. Drabaek, Hans; Mehlsen, Jesper; Himmelstrup, Holger; Winther, Kaj // Angiology;Nov1993, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p863
Thirty-six patients with a median age of sixty-seven years and a median duration of intermittent claudication of five years were randomized to either active treatment with Padma 28 or placebo. The effect of treatment was quantified by measurements of systemic and peripheral systolic blood...
- ALTERATIONS IN COLLAGEN IN THE ARTERIES OF THROMBOANGIITIC PATIENTS. Peracchia, C.; Vassallo, C. // Angiology;Jul1966, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p451
Electron microscopy has revealed marked and typical modifications of collagen in the part of the artery affected by Buerger's disease. Thickening of the fibrils due to dissociation of the subfilaments and their fragmentation and disintegration into an amorphous substance are described. The close...
- Update on Thromboangiitis Obliterans (Buerger's Disease). Kirchner, Jeffrey T. // American Family Physician;3/15/2001, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p1195
Presents a study by J.W. Olin on the current concepts of thromboangiitis obliterans, also known as Buerger's disease. Description of the study and its results; Effective treatment methods.
- 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.
- New developments in intermittent claudication. Stansby, Gerard // Pulse;4/30/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 17, p57
The article cites new developments in intermittent claudication (IC). Background IC is often the first symptom of peripheral arterial disease and is usually due to widespread atherosclerosis. However, IC symptoms often go unreported by patients since they assume the cramp-like pain on walking to...
- The low down on claudicant leg pain. Targett, Steve // New Zealand Doctor;6/14/2006, p34
Presents information on claudicant leg pain. Description of the leg pain; Causes; Treatment.
- Cystic Adventitial Disease of the Popliteal Artery: A Case Report. Harjola, Pekka-T.; Ketonen, Pentti; Ala-Kulju, Kari // Vascular Surgery;Sep/Oct1985, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p366
A case of intermittent claudication in a young otherwise healthy non-smoker caused by cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery is presented. Other possible causes of calf claudication in a young non-smoker as well as etiology, clinical findings and modes of operative treatment are...