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ALLMedicine™ Ankle-brachial Index Center

Research & Reviews  1,617 results

Sustained physical activity in peripheral artery disease: Associations with disease sev...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1358863X21989430
Vascular Medicine (London, England); Slysz JT, Rejeski WJ et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - This study investigated cross-sectional associations of peripheral artery disease (PAD) severity (defined by the ankle-brachial index (ABI)) and amounts of daily sustained physical activity (PA) (defined as > 100 activity counts per minute lasting...

Surrogate Markers of Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Its Associated Factors in Patients...
https://doi.org/10.1080/03630269.2021.1907405
Hemoglobin Soltani D, Fakhrzadeh H et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - β-Thalassemia major (β-TM) is a severe genetic hemoglobin (Hb) disorder with cardiovascular complications such as atherosclerosis due to transfusion-dependent iron overload. We aimed to determine the associated factors with surrogate markers of su...

Increased Serum Alkaline Phosphatase and Functional Outcome in Patients with Acute Isch...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.62795
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Naito H, Nezu T et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Elevated serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) levels are associated with an increased risk of cerebrocardiovascular diseases. However, the associations of ALP with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and outcomes in patients with acute ischemic stroke (...

Pre-operative ankle-brachial index for cardiovascular risk assessment in simultaneous p...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7983212
BMC Surgery; Hau HM, Jahn N et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus type 1 (IDDM1) and end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) undergoing simultaneous pancreas kidney transplantation (SPKT) are a population with diffuse atherosclerosis and elevated risk of cardio- and cere...

Pilot study of contrast-free MRI reveals significantly impaired calf skeletal muscle pe...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1358863X21996465
Vascular Medicine (London, England); Zheng J, Li R et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2021 - Patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) are more likely to have densely calcified lesions in the below-the-knee tibial arteries. However, the relationship between peripheral arterial calcification and local skeletal muscle perfusion has not been expl...

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Guidelines  4 results

Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment With...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.8357
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.

Jul 12th, 2018 - Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a manifestation of atherosclerosis in the lower limbs. It can impair walking and, in severe cases, can lead to tissue loss, infection, and amputation. In addition to morbidity directly caused by PAD, patients wit...

Cardiovascular Disease: Risk Assessment With Nontraditional Risk Factors
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/cardiovascular-disease-screening-using-nontraditional-risk-assessment
US Preventive Services Task Force

Jun 30th, 2018 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of adding the ankle-brachial index (ABI), high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) level, or coronary artery calcium (CAC) score to tradi.

Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease: Screening and Risk Assessment With the...
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/peripheral-artery-disease-in-adults-screening-with-the-ankle-brachial-index
US Preventive Services Task Force

Jun 30th, 2018 - The USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for peripheral artery disease (PAD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk with the ankle-brachial index (ABI) in asymptomatic a.

Screening for peripheral artery disease and cardiovascular disease risk assessment with...
https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-159-5-201309030-00008
Annals of Internal Medicine; Moyer VA,

Sep 12th, 2013 - Update of the 2005 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for peripheral artery disease (PAD). The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the use of resting ankle-brachial index (ABI) as a screening test for PAD or as a ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,663 results

Sustained physical activity in peripheral artery disease: Associations with disease sev...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1358863X21989430
Vascular Medicine (London, England); Slysz JT, Rejeski WJ et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - This study investigated cross-sectional associations of peripheral artery disease (PAD) severity (defined by the ankle-brachial index (ABI)) and amounts of daily sustained physical activity (PA) (defined as > 100 activity counts per minute lasting...

Surrogate Markers of Subclinical Atherosclerosis and Its Associated Factors in Patients...
https://doi.org/10.1080/03630269.2021.1907405
Hemoglobin Soltani D, Fakhrzadeh H et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - β-Thalassemia major (β-TM) is a severe genetic hemoglobin (Hb) disorder with cardiovascular complications such as atherosclerosis due to transfusion-dependent iron overload. We aimed to determine the associated factors with surrogate markers of su...

Increased Serum Alkaline Phosphatase and Functional Outcome in Patients with Acute Isch...
https://doi.org/10.5551/jat.62795
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Naito H, Nezu T et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Elevated serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) levels are associated with an increased risk of cerebrocardiovascular diseases. However, the associations of ALP with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and outcomes in patients with acute ischemic stroke (...

Pre-operative ankle-brachial index for cardiovascular risk assessment in simultaneous p...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7983212
BMC Surgery; Hau HM, Jahn N et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus type 1 (IDDM1) and end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) undergoing simultaneous pancreas kidney transplantation (SPKT) are a population with diffuse atherosclerosis and elevated risk of cardio- and cere...

Pilot study of contrast-free MRI reveals significantly impaired calf skeletal muscle pe...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1358863X21996465
Vascular Medicine (London, England); Zheng J, Li R et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2021 - Patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) are more likely to have densely calcified lesions in the below-the-knee tibial arteries. However, the relationship between peripheral arterial calcification and local skeletal muscle perfusion has not been expl...

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News  55 results

AHA highlights limitations of perfusion testing for critical limb ischemia
https://www.mdedge.com/vascularspecialistonline/article/206199/pad-and-claudication/aha-highlights-limitations-perfusion?channel=331
Mark S. Lesney, MDedge News

Aug 12th, 2019 - A new assessment statement from the American Heart Association reviewed the strengths and limitations of current imaging techniques for critical limb ischemia (CLI), the severest form of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). The main techniques discu.

Ask patients, not devices, about impact of PAD
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/199525/pad-and-claudication/ask-patients-not-devices-about-impact-pad?channel=39313
Mark S. Lesney

Apr 24th, 2019 - The ankle-brachial index (ABI) is a poor indicator of patient-centered and clinician-based evaluations of functional status in patients with intermittent claudication, according to the results of PORTRAIT, a prospective observational study of pati.

USPSTF Stays Neutral on Global ABI Testing in Asymptomatic PAD
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/899261

Jul 11th, 2018 - There is still not enough evidence to recommend for or against using the ankle-brachial index (ABI) test to screen for peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in adults without symptoms, such as claudication in the lower leg, a US Preventive Services Ta...

USPSTF Stands Pat on Cardiovascular Biomarkers
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/73947

Jul 10th, 2018 - The ankle-brachial index (ABI), high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP), and coronary artery calcium don't have enough evidence to be recommended for routine addition to traditional cardiovascular risk assessment in asymptomatic adults, accordin...

USPSTF Not Backing Ankle-Brachial Index, CRP, or Coronary Calcium
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/70528

Jan 16th, 2018 - The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) determined that there isn't enough evidence to back non-traditional risk factors, such as ankle-brachial index and C-reactive protein, to help assess cardiovascular or peripheral vascular risk in pa...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →