Bypass versus angioplasty in severe ischaemia of the leg (BASIL) trial: what are its implications?


Lack of Level I evidence from randomized controlled trials (RCT) means that the relative merits of surgical and endovascular revascularization strategies for severe limb ischemia (SLI) due to infrainguinal disease remain unclear. The Bypass versus Angioplasty in Severe Ischaemia of the Leg (BASIL) trial remains the only multicenter RCT to have compared the… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2009.10.010


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