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Chronic venous disease.
This account of chronic venous disease summarizes the clinical aspects of the disorder and reviews the recent advances in studies of the hydrodynamic and biochemical changes that underlie theExpand
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Carotid plaque, intima media thickness, cardiovascular risk factors, and prevalent cardiovascular disease in men and women: the British Regional Heart Study.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE B-mode ultrasound is a noninvasive method of examining the walls of peripheral arteries and provides measures of the intima-media thickness (IMT) at various sites (commonExpand
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ESVS guidelines. Invasive treatment for carotid stenosis: indications, techniques.
The European Society for Vascular Surgery brought together a group of experts in the field of carotid artery disease to produce updated guidelines for the invasive treatment of carotid disease. TheExpand
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Investigation of chronic venous insufficiency: A consensus statement (France, March 5-9, 1997).
This consensus document provides an up-to-date account of the various methods available for the investigation of chronic venous insufficiency of the lower limbs (CVI), with an outline of theirExpand
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Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia is a threatening complication of heparin treatment. The physio-pathological mechanism is the production of antibodies, the most frequent target of which is theExpand
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Texture-based classification of atherosclerotic carotid plaques
The results of this paper show that it is possible to identify a group of patients at risk of stroke based on texture features extracted from ultrasound images of carotid plaques. Expand
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The relation of venous ulceration with ambulatory venous pressure measurements.
Two hundred thirty-six limbs of 220 unselected patients who were admitted with venous problems (83 with ulcers) were studied with continuous-wave Doppler ultrasonography, duplex scanning, andExpand
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Asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis and cerebrovascular risk stratification.
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to determine the cerebrovascular risk stratification potential of baseline degree of stenosis, clinical features, and ultrasonic plaque characteristics inExpand
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Management of chronic venous disorders of the lower limbs - guidelines according to scientific evidence.
Disclaimer Due to the evolving field of medicine, new research may, in due course, modify the recommendations presented in this document. At the time of publication, every attempt has been made toExpand
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A simple test to monitor oxidative stress.
BACKGROUND The role of oxygen free radicals is considered important in the development of cardiovascular disease. However, until recently determination of free radicals plasma levels and the effectExpand
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