Reconstructive arterial surgery in peripheral obliterative atherosclerosis.

@article{Stren1975ReconstructiveAS,
  title={Reconstructive arterial surgery in peripheral obliterative atherosclerosis.},
  author={G St\oren and Karla Solheim and S. Birkeland},
  journal={Acta chirurgica Scandinavica},
  year={1975},
  volume={141 7},
  pages={619-23}
}
A series of 547 patients (678 extremities) subjected to reconstructive arterial surgery is presented, with a minimum observation period of 2 years. The incidence of associated diseases at the time of operation was high (39%) and accounted for an impressive mortality when the patients were observed for a longer period of time. The main indication for all… CONTINUE READING