Peripheral vascular disease

Ramsingh, J. and Kingsmore, D. (2019) Peripheral vascular disease. In: Touyz, R. M. and Delles, C. (eds.) Textbook of Vascular Medicine. Springer: Cham, pp. 473-483. ISBN 9783030164805 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-16481-2_44)

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Peripheral vascular disease is common with varying degrees of severity. It is a marker of systemic vascular disease and is associated with increased cardiovascular and overall mortality. There are numerous modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors associated with peripheral vascular disease. In this chapter we discuss the aetiology, investigation and treatment of peripheral vascular disease using an evidence-based approach.

Item Type:Book Sections
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Kingsmore, Professor David
Authors: Ramsingh, J., and Kingsmore, D.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing
Published Online:03 August 2019

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