Published: 9 July 2021
Author(s): Rajkumar Doshi, Priyank Shah, Monil Majmundar, Ashish Kumar, Saraschandra Vallabhajosyula
Issue: October 2021
Section: Letter to the Editor

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects about 8.5 million Americans aged ≥ 40 years and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality [1]. In patients with claudication, a supervised exercise therapy (SET) is a class I recommendation to improve functional status and QoL and to reduce leg symptoms, and endovascular revascularization (EVR) is a IIa recommendation for the patient with lifestyle-limiting claudication with an inadequate response to medical therapy and SET.[1]


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