Acute Arterial Occlusion.

  title={Acute Arterial Occlusion.},
  journal={Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine},
  volume={2 3},
  • Ouriel
  • Published 2000 in
    Current treatment options in cardiovascular…
Acute peripheral arterial occlusion is associated with a high risk of limb loss and death. The high mortality rate is as much a function of the multiplicity of baseline comorbidities as it is a result of the insult from the peripheral ischemia and reperfusion. Less invasive methods of restoring arterial perfusion have been used in an attempt to lower the… CONTINUE READING