Exercise training versus angioplasty for stable claudication. Long and medium term results of a prospective, randomised trial.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES To compare percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) against exercise training in the treatment of stable claudication. DESIGN Prospective, randomised trial. MATERIALS Fifty-six patients with unilateral, stable, lower limb claudication assessed prior to randomisation, at 3 monthly intervals for 15 months, and at approximately 6 years follow… (More)

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