PERIPHERAL Two-Year Life Expectancy in Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia

@inproceedings{Soga2014PERIPHERALTL,
  title={PERIPHERAL Two-Year Life Expectancy in Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia},
  author={Yoshimitsu Soga and Osamu Iida and Mitsuyoshi Takahaera and Keisuke Hirano and Kenji Suzuki and Daizo Kawasaki and Yusuke Miyashita and Taketsugu Tsuchiya},
  year={2014}
}
Fro Ce xD Ko cu Un dis Ma OBJECTIVES This study sought to estimate the 2-year life expectancy (2YLE) (estimated survival rate >50% at 2 years) in patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI) using the risk score based on predictors of all-cause mortality within 2 years. BACKGROUND It has been reported that 2YLE is one of the important factors in the decision making of the revascularization strategy. However, little is known about the probability and the prognostic factors of a 2YLE. METHOD This… CONTINUE READING