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Peripheral Arterial Disease

Lack of perfusion in the EXTREMITIES resulting from atherosclerosis. It is characterized by INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION, and an ANKLE BRACHIAL INDEX of 0.9 or less.
Also Known As:
Peripheral Arterial Diseases; Peripheral Artery Disease; Arterial Disease, Peripheral; Arterial Diseases, Peripheral; Artery Disease, Peripheral; Artery Diseases, Peripheral; Disease, Peripheral Arterial; Disease, Peripheral Artery; Diseases, Peripheral Arterial; Diseases, Peripheral Artery; Peripheral Artery Diseases
Networked: 2745 relevant articles (155 outcomes, 486 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Stroke (Strokes)
2. Myocardial Infarction
3. Pain (Aches)
4. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
5. Intermittent Claudication

Experts

1. Hiatt, William R: 29 articles (06/2015 - 01/2002)
2. Criqui, Michael H: 26 articles (04/2015 - 02/2003)
3. Morishita, Ryuichi: 23 articles (10/2012 - 09/2002)
4. Creager, Mark A: 22 articles (01/2015 - 01/2003)
5. McDermott, Mary M: 20 articles (05/2014 - 10/2005)
6. Jaff, Michael R: 18 articles (10/2015 - 11/2002)
7. Minar, Erich: 18 articles (04/2015 - 02/2002)
8. Zeller, Thomas: 17 articles (10/2015 - 10/2009)
9. Annex, Brian H: 17 articles (01/2015 - 06/2003)
10. Ferrucci, Luigi: 17 articles (02/2014 - 05/2004)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Peripheral Arterial Disease:
1. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid)FDA LinkGeneric
2. clopidogrel (Plavix)FDA Link
3. Carnitine (L-Carnitine)FDA LinkGeneric
4. cilostazol (Pletal)FDA LinkGeneric
5. nitinolIBA
6. Idiopathic pulmonary hypertensionIBA
7. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor)IBA
8. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel)IBA
9. Ticlopidine (Ticlid)FDA LinkGeneric
10. CholesterolIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Stents
2. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal)
3. Catheters
4. Transplants (Transplant)
5. Amputation