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Cryoplasty for peripheral arterial disease

  1. James E McCaslin1,*,
  2. Alina Andras2,
  3. Gerard Stansby3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Peripheral Vascular Diseases Group

Published Online: 11 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005507.pub3


How to Cite

McCaslin JE, Andras A, Stansby G. Cryoplasty for peripheral arterial disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD005507. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005507.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Freeman Hospital, Northern Vascular Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, UK

  2. 2

    Freeman Hospital, Department of Vascular Surgery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

  3. 3

    University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Department of Surgery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

*James E McCaslin, Northern Vascular Centre, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE7 7DN, UK. mccaslin@doctors.org.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 11 AUG 2013

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[Figure 1]
Figure 1. Risk of bias graph: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item presented as percentages across all included studies.
[Figure 2]
Figure 2. Risk of bias summary: review authors' judgements about each risk of bias item for each included study.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 1 Patency per patient (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 2 Patency per lesion (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 3 Restenosis per patient (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 4 Restenosis per lesion (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 5 Need for re-intervention per patient - no time interval (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.6]
Analysis 1.6. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 6 Need for re-intervention per lesion - no time interval (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.7]
Analysis 1.7. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 7 Limb loss (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.8]
Analysis 1.8. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 8 Limb loss (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.9]
Analysis 1.9. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 9 Immediate success of procedure per patient - within 24 hours (primary cryoplasty trials)).
[Analysis 1.10]
Analysis 1.10. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 10 Immediate success of procedure per patient - within 24 hours (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.11]
Analysis 1.11. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 11 Immediate success of procedure per lesion - within 24 hours (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.12]
Analysis 1.12. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 12 Immediate success of procedure per lesion - within 24 hours (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.13]
Analysis 1.13. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 13 Death from all causes (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.14]
Analysis 1.14. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 14 Deaths from all causes (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.15]
Analysis 1.15. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 15 Complications - Immediate post treatment (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.16]
Analysis 1.16. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 16 Complications - immediate post treatment (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.17]
Analysis 1.17. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 17 Ankle brachial index (primary cryoplasty trials).
[Analysis 1.18]
Analysis 1.18. Comparison 1 Cryoplasty versus angioplasty, Outcome 18 Ankle brachial index (adjunctive cryoplasty trials).