Primary stenting of the superficial femoral artery in intermittent claudication improves health related quality of life, ABI and walking distance: 12 month results of a controlled randomised multicenter trial. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2017; 53: 686-694.

Published: 2nd August 2017

Authors: Lindgren H, Qvarfordt P, Akesson M, Bergman S, Gottsater A, Jansson I et al.


The study included 100 patients. The addition of a stent improved quality of life, ankle brachial pressure index (P=0.001) and walking distance (P=0.001).

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