Good Intentions, Unintended Consequences?

@article{Beckman2017GoodIU,
  title={Good Intentions, Unintended Consequences?},
  author={Joshua A Beckman and Esther Soo Hyun Kim},
  journal={JACC. Cardiovascular interventions},
  year={2017},
  volume={10 11},
  pages={
          1172-1174
        }
}
SEE PAGE 1161 P eripheral artery disease (PAD) in the United States has been estimated to affect about 8.5 million adults, or 5.9% of the population of the United States (1,2). The disease is concentrated among older adults, with a prevalence of 29% found in subjects $70 years or $50 years of age with histories of diabetes mellitus or smoking (3). The care of patients with PAD is dually focused: reduction in cardiovascular events and improvement in leg function. Although medical therapy is the… CONTINUE READING
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