PAD prevalent among patients with diabetes, metabolic syndrome

Rusk, Judith
July 2009
Cardiology Today;Jul2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p1
The article reports on the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) among patients with diabetes and metabolic syndrome.


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