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Lowering the overall morbidity rate of peripheral vascular disease requires a systematic approach to the patient with atherosclerosis. This includes comprehensive assessments of risk factors, appropriate modifications of diet and lifestyle as well as an effective and sustaining exercise regimen. The role of new pharmacologic agents is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)569-579
Number of pages11
JournalSurgical Clinics of North America
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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