Sociology of care in patients with severe peripheral vascular disease

Zeltsman, David; Kerstein, Morris D.
February 1998
American Surgeon;Feb1998, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p175
Academic Journal
Evaluates the factors that may have a role in medical help-seeking practices and could influence the outcome in patients with severe peripheral vascular disease (PVD). Risk factors identified; Relationship between amputation rates and the number of infrainguinal bypass procedures; Worrisome finding of the study.


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