Femorofemoral grafts: the role of concomitant extended profundaplasty.

@article{McDonald1978FemorofemoralGT,
  title={Femorofemoral grafts: the role of concomitant extended profundaplasty.},
  author={Paul McDonald and Norman M. Rich and Gerald J. Collins and Cameron Anderson and Lloyd M. Kozloff},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={1978},
  volume={136 5},
  pages={622-8}
}
Twenty-one femorofemoral grafts were placed in high risk patients with symptomatic, unilateral, iliofemoral, arterial occlusive disease. There was 100 per cent immediate postoperative relief of ischemia or improvement in claudication. Three late below-knee amputations have been performed. All other living patients had healed extremities and were ambulatory… CONTINUE READING