Vascular Disorders - Part 2.pptx - Part 2 Vascular Disorders Vascular Disorders 1 1 Peripheral Artery Disease of Lower Extremities(PAD 2 Critical Limb

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Vascular Disorders Vascular Disorders 1 Part 2
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Arterial 1. Peripheral Artery Disease of Lower Extremities (PAD) 2. Critical Limb Ischemia 3. Aortic Aneurysms Vascular Disorders 2
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Peripheral Artery Disease Pathophysiology Narrowing or occlusion of peripheral arteries This results in pain Intermittent Claudication Dependent rubor Rest Pain - Foot Leading cause Atherosclerosis Introduction Definition Incidence Vascular Disorders 3
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PAD of the Lower Extremities Risk Factors Non modifiable Modifiable Most significant Others Vascular Disorders 4
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Clinical Manifestations Classic symptom of PAD Intermittent claudication Others include Paresthesia Loss of hair Diminished/absent pulses Pallor Reactive hyperemia Rest pain Vascular Disorders 5
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Complications Complications Atrophy Delayed healing Gangrene Critical limb ischemia Amputation Vascular Disorders 6
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Diagnostic Studies H & P Doppler ultrasound Segmental Blood Pressures Ankle-brachial index (ABI) Done using a handheld Doppler Angiogram Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) Vascular Disorders 7
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Treatment Risk Factor Modification Tobacco cessation Glycemic control Lipid management Blood pressure control Vascular Disorders 8
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Treatment Drug therapy Antiplatelet Ace inhibitors Treat intermittent claudication Vascular Disorders 9
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Treatment Exercise therapy
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