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Spiral Flow peripheral vascular graft for treating peripheral arterial disease | Advice | NICE

NICE has developed a medtech innovation briefing (MIB) on the Spiral Flow peripheral vascular graft for treating peripheral arterial disease.  
nice.org.uk
over 5 years ago
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PROPATEN heparin-bonded vascular graft for peripheral arterial disease | Advice | NICE

NICE has developed a medtech innovation briefing (MIB) on the PROPATEN heparin-bonded vascular graft for peripheral arterial disease.  
nice.org.uk
over 5 years ago
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Critical limb ischaemia in peripheral vascular disease: intravenous iloprost | key-points-from-the-evidence | Advice | NICE

A Cochrane review of low quality studies of prostanoids in people with critical limb ischaemia unsuitable for surgery found that compared with placebo, intravenous iloprost statistically significantly reduced major amputations, improved rest-pain relief, and improved ulcer healing. The benefit of intravenous iloprost on total amputations (major plus minor) was not statistically significant. In a randomised controlled trial (RCT) in people undergoing femorodistal bypass surgery for critical limb ischaemia, perioperative intravenous and intra-graft iloprost did not improve graft patency or clinical status, or reduce amputations at 1‑year follow-up compared with placebo. Adverse events were more common with intravenous iloprost than with placebo and included pain at the infusion site, headache, flushing, nausea and vomiting, and hypotension.  
nice.org.uk
over 5 years ago
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Boston Scientific's Innova Bare Stent for Peripheral Artery Disease FDA Approved |

Boston Scientific received FDA approval to introduce its Innova vascular stent in the United States for treating narrowing or occlusions within the superfi  
medgadget.com
over 5 years ago
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Angioplasty with paclitaxel coated balloon reduces restenosis in peripheral artery disease

Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty using a paclitaxel coated balloon notably improves arterial patency at one year when compared with the same procedure using a standard uncoated balloon in patients with femoropopliteal artery disease, a study in the New England Journal of Medicine has shown.1  
feeds.bmj.com
almost 6 years ago
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My USMLE CK: Peripheral Vascular Disease

Prepare for USMLE,UK,CANADIAN,AUSTRALIAN, NURSING & OTHER MEDICAL BOARD examinations around the globe with us.Understand the basics, concepts and how to answ...  
youtube.com
almost 6 years ago
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My USMLE CK: Peripheral Vascular Disease - YouTube

Prepare for USMLE,UK,CANADIAN,AUSTRALIAN, NURSING & OTHER MEDICAL BOARD examinations around the globe with us.Understand the basics, concepts and how to answ...  
youtube.com
almost 6 years ago
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A sinister cause of shoulder pain, with numbness and weakness in the ipsilateral hand

A 41 year old patient with insulin dependent diabetes presented with a one month history of progressively worsening pain, numbness, and weakness of his right shoulder and arm. His history included peripheral vascular disease, chronic renal failure, and chronic pancreatitis. He was also a smoker with a 60 pack year history.  
feeds.bmj.com
almost 6 years ago
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A sinister cause of shoulder pain, with numbness and weakness in the ipsilateral hand

A 41 year old patient with insulin dependent diabetes presented with a one month history of progressively worsening pain, numbness, and weakness of his right shoulder and arm. His history included peripheral vascular disease, chronic renal failure, and chronic pancreatitis. He was also a smoker with a 60 pack year history.  
bmj.com
about 6 years ago
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Internal medicine on Instagram: “Raynaud phenomenon. Sharply demarcated pallor in several fingers resulting from the closure of digital arteries.”

“Raynaud phenomenon. Sharply demarcated pallor in several fingers resulting from the closure of digital arteries.”  
Instagram
almost 7 years ago
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Internal medicine on Instagram: “Patient with lupus and antiphospholipid antibodies with livedo reticularis (manifested by a reddish-cyanotic, reticular pattern of the…”

“Patient with lupus and antiphospholipid antibodies with livedo reticularis (manifested by a reddish-cyanotic, reticular pattern of the skin) which has…”  
Instagram
almost 7 years ago