Chapter 80. Peripheral Arterial Disease with Suspect Coronary Artery Disease

  1. Salim Yusuf DPhil, FRCPC, FRSC Research Chair Professor of Medicine Director Vice President Research3,4,5,
  2. John A Cairns MD, FRCPC Professor of Medicine Former Dean6,
  3. A John Camm MD British Heart Foundation Professor Head of Cardiac7,
  4. Ernest L Fallen MD, FRCPC Professor Emeritus8 and
  5. Bernard J Gersh MB, ChB, DPhil Consultant Professor of Medicine9
  1. Victor Aboyans MD, PhD1 and
  2. Michael H Criqui MD, MPH Professor Chief2

Published Online: 21 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444309768.ch80

Evidence-Based Cardiology, Third Edition

Evidence-Based Cardiology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Aboyans, V. and Criqui, M. H. (2009) Peripheral Arterial Disease with Suspect Coronary Artery Disease, in Evidence-Based Cardiology, Third Edition (eds S. Yusuf, J. A. Cairns, A. J. Camm, E. L. Fallen and B. J. Gersh), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444309768.ch80

Editor Information

  1. 3

    McMaster University, Canada

  2. 4

    Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, Canada

  3. 5

    Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  4. 6

    Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

  5. 7

    St George's University of London, London, UK

  6. 8

    McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  7. 9

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hospital Physician, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France

  2. 2

    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 13 NOV 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405159258

Online ISBN: 9781444309768



  • peripheral arterial disease (PAD) with suspect coronary artery disease (CAD);
  • Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluation (COURAGE) trial;
  • DSE - dobutamine stress echocardiography;
  • multifocal atherosclerotic disease management, in diabetic patient;
  • DSE - detecting CAD in PAD patients


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