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Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs - References

Citations

  1. White C (2007). Intermittent claudication. New England Journal of Medicine, 356(12): 1241–1250.

Other Works Consulted

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  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2005). Screening for peripheral arterial disease. Available online: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspspard.htm.

  • Wennberg PW, Rooke TW (2011). Diagnosis and management of diseases of the peripheral arteries and veins. In V Fuster et al., eds., Hurst's The Heart, 13th ed., vol. 2, pp. 2331–2346. New York: McGraw-Hill.

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    Last Updated: January 27, 2014
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