[What does the Doppler ultrasonic technic accomplish in angiology?].

  title={[What does the Doppler ultrasonic technic accomplish in angiology?].},
  author={Josef Kaliman and Christian R. M{\"u}ller},
  journal={Wiener medizinische Wochenschrift},
  volume={133 19-20},
Doppler ultrasound was the most important diagnostic improvement in angiology during the last twenty years. This technique has been used answering the following clinical questions: severity of peripheral vascular disease; diagnostic of cerebro-vascular disease and diagnostic of deep vein thrombosis. Doppler ultrasound provides a clinical useful and objective evaluation of peripheral artery disease. Mönckeberg's sclerosis and leg oedema give false results only. The sensitivity of carotid Doppler… CONTINUE READING