Assessment of arterial stiffness in patients with chronic lower extremity venous disease: An observational study


Aykan A. C. , Mentese S., Dogan E., Cavusoglu I. G. , Aykan D. A. , Kalaycioglu E., ...Daha Fazla

PHLEBOLOGY, cilt.31, ss.349-355, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/0268355515591394
  • Dergi Adı: PHLEBOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.349-355

Özet

Objectives Arterial stiffness is associated with major adverse cardiovascular events. Chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) is severe form of chronic venous disease (CVD). The aim of this study is to investigate arterial stiffness by cardio-ankle vascular index (CAVI) in patients with CVI.