Surgical treatment of lower limb ischemia in diabetic patients - long-term results


İNAN B. , Aydin U., Ugurlucan M., AYDIN C. , Teker M. E.

ARCHIVES OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, vol.9, no.6, pp.1078-1082, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/aoms.2013.39630
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF MEDICAL SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1078-1082

Abstract

Introduction: Lower limb ischemia may cause nonhealing ulcers, infection, amputation and even mortality in diabetic patients. In this study, we review our data of ischemic lower limb revascularization procedures in diabetic patients and present the early, mid- and long-term results.