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    Peripheral Vascular Disease

    This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on peripheral vascular disease and related issues, including atherosclerosis, critical limb ischemia, intermittent claudication, peripheral arterial disease, and vascular surgery. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past two years is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.
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    Treatment
    Apr 15, 2022 Cilostazol for Intermittent Claudication Caused by Peripheral Artery Disease [Cochrane for Clinicians]
    Jan 15, 2022 Arterial Atherosclerosis: Vascular Surgery Interventions
    Feb 01, 2017 Peripheral Vascular Disease: Treatment in Older Adults [FPIN's Help Desk Answers]
    May 15, 2012 ACCF/AHA Update Peripheral Artery Disease Management Guideline [Practice Guidelines]
    Sep 15, 2011 Effective Therapies for Intermittent Claudication [FPIN's Clinical Inquiries]
    Overview
    Mar 15, 2019 Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment
    Screening and Diagnosis
    Dec 15, 2018 Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment with the Ankle-Brachial Index [Putting Prevention Into Practice]
    Dec 15, 2018 Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment with the Ankle-Brachial Index: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
    Apr 15, 2015 Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
    Apr 15, 2015 Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm [Putting Prevention Into Practice]
    Complications and Special Situations
    Aug 15, 2022 Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm   CME
    Apr 01, 2006 Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm   PtEd
    Editorials and Letters
    Apr 15, 2015 Pitfalls of Direct-to-Consumer Vascular Screening Tests [Editorials]
    Patient Education, Self-Care
    Feb 01, 2004 Peripheral Arterial Disease [Information from Your Family Doctor]

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