Patterns of treatment for peripheral arterial disease in the United States: 1996-2005.

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OBJECTIVE Endovascular procedures are increasingly used in the treatment of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Whether this new procedural approach translates to clinical outcomes equivalent or superior to open surgical revascularization is a subject of debate. We sought to analyze population-based rates of major amputations for PAD during a time period in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.11.054

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@article{Rowe2009PatternsOT, title={Patterns of treatment for peripheral arterial disease in the United States: 1996-2005.}, author={Vincent L Rowe and William Lee and Fred Weaver and David A. Etzioni}, journal={Journal of vascular surgery}, year={2009}, volume={49 4}, pages={910-7} }