Utility of duplex ultrasound in detecting and grading de novo femoropopliteal lesions Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arterial Occlusive Diseases
  • Femoral Artery
  • Popliteal Artery
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Duplex

abstract

  • DUS shows a strong agreement with angiography and has good accuracy in detecting femoropopliteal lesions. We propose DUS criteria of PSV 200 cm/s and Vr 2.0 to differentiate between <70% and ≥70% de novo stenosis in the femoropopliteal arterial segment.

publication date

  • October 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.03.282

PubMed ID

  • 21971092

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1067

end page

  • 73

volume

  • 54

number

  • 4