Section: New Board Review Category: Imaging

Clinical assessement and Non-invasive imaging and for Critical Limb Ischemia, Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Chronic Wounds

Scott Brannan, MD

Scott Brannan, MD discusses non-invasive testing available for evaluation of arterial disease in patients with diabetic foot ulcerations. Dr Brannan also discusses the criteria to diagnose vascular disease with each given test as well as review current IWGDF guidelines looking at prevention of foot ulcers in at-risk patients with diabetes.

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  1. Review non-invasive tests to evaluate peripheral arterial disease in patients with diabetic foot ulcerations
  2. Review IWGDF guidelines and recent studies looking at prevention of foot ulcers in at-risk patients with diabetes
  3. Define criteria to diagnose peripheral arterial disease with each given non-invasive vascular test
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    Release Date: 12/27/2018 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • Author
  • Scott Brannan, MD

    First Nations Limb Preservation Foundation & Modern Vascular
    Residency: Yale University
    Fellowship: Harvard Medical School, Vascular and Interventional Radiology
    Phoenix, AZ

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