Vinayak Subramanian,1 Rohan Pasi,2 Eric M Weekman,3 George L Adams, MD4
1UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; 2Enloe High School, Raleigh, North Carolina; 3North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina; and 4UNC REX Healthcare, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Critical limb ischemia (CLI), characterized clinically by rest pain or tissue loss resulting from peripheral arterial insufficiency, is the end stage of peripheral artery disease (PAD). As incidence of diabetes and chronic kidney disease has increase…
María Teresa Cacua Sánchez, MD,1 and Luis Fernando Giraldo, RN2
1Peripheral Vascular Surgeon, Universidad El Bosque, Specialist in Healthcare Management, Universidad Sergio Arboleda, Centro de Cirugia Ambulatoria IPS (C.C.A.), Centro Medico Nuestra IPS, Bogotá, Colombia; and 2Professional Nurse, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana University Teaching Specialist, Clinica de Heridas Giraldo, Bogotá, Colombia.
The purpose of this study was to describe the results in the healing of venous ulcers with the perilesional and intralesional use of nepidermin in patients with a clinical, etiology, anatomic, and pathophysiology (CEAP) class VI venous insufficiency…
Dr. Walker comments on a hotly debated meta-analysis by Katsanos and colleagues on the risk of death following application of paclitaxel-coated balloons and stents in the femoropopliteal artery of the leg.
Craig Walker, MD, Clinical Editor
Cardiovascular Institute of the South
Tulane Medical School
Lauren LeBano, Managing Editor, Vascular Disease Management
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