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Latest Peripheral vascular disease Stories

2012-02-16 11:13:12

Women with peripheral artery disease, or PAD, are two to three times more likely to have a stroke or heart attack than those without it ― yet it's often unrecognized and untreated, especially in women.

2011-11-17 03:06:29

Supervised exercise was shown to be more effective than stenting or medication for improved walking ability in patients with peripheral artery disease.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.