Kieren Mather

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Diabetes and Peripheral Vascular Diseases

Are You Sure the Patient Has Peripheral Vascular Disease? Symptoms Peripheral vascular disease results in limb ischemia. This can manifest as subcritical ischemia, with sufficient perfusion to support tissue metabolism at rest, but insufficient to support increased metabolism with exercise; or as critical ischemia, with tissue ischemia under all conditions. The classic symptom triad of…

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