TITLE

Treatment of intermittent claudication

AUTHOR(S)
Karthikeyan, G.; Eikelboom, John W.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;3/21/2009, p671
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on methods which are used to treat intermittent claudication. They suggest that any methods that are used should improve the patient's symptoms and decrease the risk of cardiovascular problems. They argue that the most important goal of medical treatment in patients with intermittent claudication or peripheral artery disease of the lower extremities is the prevention of cardiovascular complications.
ACCESSION #
40306958

 

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