High risk of peripheral arterial disease in the United Kingdom:2-year results of a prospective registry

Stansby, Gerard, Mister, Rebecca, Fowkes, Gerry, Roughton, Michael, Nugara, Fiona, Brittenden, Julie, Bradbury, Andrew, Ashley, Simon, Shearman, Cliff, Hannon, Ray, Flather, Marcus and Prospective Registry and Evaluation of Peripheral Arterial Risks (2011) High risk of peripheral arterial disease in the United Kingdom:2-year results of a prospective registry. Angiology, 62 (2). pp. 111-8. ISSN 1940-1574

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Abstract

We report a prospective 2-year, multicenter study of patients presenting with intermittent claudication (IC; ankle brachial blood pressure index, ABPI ≤ 0.9). Mean age of the 473 patients enrolled was 68 years, 20% were diabetics, 30% had prior symptomatic coronary heart disease (CHD), 7% had prior stroke, and 39% were current smokers. At baseline, 26.2% of patients had BP ≤ 140/85 mm Hg or lower and at 2 years this figure was 32.5% (P = .01). Current smokers had fallen to 27% (from 39%) at 2 years (P

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: aged,ambulatory care,cardiovascular agents,female,great britain,humans,intermittent claudication,male,middle aged,peripheral arterial disease,prospective studies,registries,risk factors,survival rate,time factors,sdg 3 - good health and well-being ,/dk/atira/pure/sustainabledevelopmentgoals/good_health_and_well_being
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2014 16:12
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2022 06:05
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/46242
DOI: 10.1177/0003319710387917

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