Endovascular-first Approach Equal to Open Surgery in Avoiding Amputation for Critical Limb Ischemia

August 01, 2019

August 1, 2019 — Less-invasive procedures to open severely clogged leg arteries were as good at helping people survive and avoid amputation as more invasive open surgeries, according to a new study. The results were reported in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, an American Heart Association journal.