Chapter 1. Occlusive Peripheral Arterial Disease

  1. John A. Spittell Jr. MD, MACP, FACC

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750667.ch1

Peripheral Vascular Disease For Cardiologists: A Clinical Approach

Peripheral Vascular Disease For Cardiologists: A Clinical Approach

How to Cite

Spittell, J. A. (ed) (2004) Occlusive Peripheral Arterial Disease, in Peripheral Vascular Disease For Cardiologists: A Clinical Approach, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Elmsford, New York, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470750667.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Mayo Medical School

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405103664

Online ISBN: 9780470750667

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Keywords:

  • arterial disease;
  • lower extremity;
  • ischemia;
  • physical examination;
  • management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Atherosclerotic peripheral vascular disease

  • Occlusive peripheral artery disease

  • Chronic ASO in the lower extremity

  • Chronic ASO in the upper extremity

  • Natural history and prognosis

  • Management

  • Thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger's disease)

  • Popliteal artery entrapment

  • Acute arterial occlusion

  • Carotid artery disease

  • Renal artery stenosis