Microvascular Disease, Peripheral Artery Disease, and Amputation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • CD4-CD8 Ratio
  • HIV Infections
  • Pulmonary Emphysema

abstract

  • Independent of traditional risk factors, the presence of microvascular disease increases the risk of amputation alone and synergistically increases risk in patients with peripheral artery disease. Further research is needed to understand the mechanisms by which this occurs.

publication date

  • August 6, 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC6682431

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.040672

PubMed ID

  • 31280589

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 449

end page

  • 458

volume

  • 140

number

  • 6