Peripheral angiograph enhancement by long leg pneumatic boots

V. D'Souza, A. Formanek, W. Castaneda, L. Knight, K. Amplatz

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Abstract

In patients with arterial occlusive disease it is virtually impossible to predict the speed of blood flow due to the presence of stenoses, occlusions, and collaterals. Repeated exposures and injections can be avoided by the use of pneumatic boots which increase peripheral blood flow by reactive hyperemia, are well tolerated by patients, and decrease the pain associated with injection of contrast material.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)209-212
Number of pages4
JournalUnknown Journal
Volume120
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1976

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  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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D'Souza, V., Formanek, A., Castaneda, W., Knight, L., & Amplatz, K. (1976). Peripheral angiograph enhancement by long leg pneumatic boots. Unknown Journal, 120(1), 209-212. https://doi.org/10.1148/120.1.209