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About this author:  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Seeking Alpha (blog)Intermittent claudication: Cramping pains in the legs caused by peripheral arterial disease. It impacts between 1million to 3 million people in the United ...

Cytokinetics Announces Advancement of CK-2017357 in Phase I Clinical Trials  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎ (press release)Intermittent claudication, which usually refers to cramping pains in the legs caused by peripheral arterial disease, is a condition that impacts between 1 ...

Health Matters : What is Claudication ?  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎ (Pressemitteilung)Claudication describes the sensation of muscle fatigue or cramp-like pain that may occur in in one or both legs, usually after minimal exercise, ...

Non-Contrast Lower Limb MR Angiography Using NATIVE SPACE  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Healthcare Technology Online (press release)By Siemens Industry A 55-year-old male presented with right leg calf claudication with the onset of pain occurring after walking 50 meters. ...

Ankle–Brachial Index for Assessment of Peripheral Arterial Disease  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
New England Journal of Medicine (subscription)White C. Intermittent claudication. N Engl J Med 2007;356:1241-1250. [Free Full Text] Hiatt WR. Medical treatment of peripheral arterial disease and ...

Wildcat Clot Buster  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
WTVQThese symptoms, known as intermittent claudication, usually ease during rest. The affected leg may have other signs suggestive of PAD, like pale skin ...

First Device Designed to Preserve Blood Flow to Iliac Arteries During Aneurysm ...  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Reuters...flow to the iliac artery, reducing the potential for complications such as colon ischemia, buttock and hip claudication or impairment, and impotence. ...

Antioxidant in Ginkgo may protect cells from radiation damage  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
Natural (registration)NCCAM is currently funding numerous studies on Ginkgo for asthma, symptoms of multiple sclerosis, vascular function (intermittent claudication), ...

تمارين رياضية.. لعلاج آلام الساقين الناجمة عن تضيق الشرايين  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
الشرق الاوسطآلام الساق أو الرجل الناجمة عن المشي أو أي مجهود آخر، التي يسميها الأطباء «العرَجْ المتقطع» intermittent claudication، تحدث نتيجة الأسباب ن?سها التي تقود ...

Ils montent sur leurs grands chevaux  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
nouvelobs.comEt on y apprend, grâce au général Durand, qu'Iris XVI, le hongre du général Leclerc auquel il devait sa claudication, fut fusillé en 1940 par un peloton ...

Après ses trois concerts parisiens Prince de France  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
nouvelobs.comDebout, arrimé à sa canne de façon à camoufler une claudication causée, dit-on, par de sérieux problèmes de hanche, Prince, haut- de-forme noir, ...

Maladie artérielle périphérique : attention après 40 ans  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Senior ActuCe symptôme, appelé claudication, est l'angine de la jambe. Il signale des risques accrus de crise cardiaque. (…) Si nous observons un rétrécissement des ...

La douleur: questions et réponses  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
PasseportSanté.net...des artères temporales qui provoque ce qu'on appelle une « claudication de la mâchoire ». Les personnes qui ont mal n'ont mal que lorsqu'elles mangent. ...

التمارين الرياضية.. تخ?? مشاكل الشرايين المحيطية  -  15 Aug 2009
الشرق الاوسط?إن هذا المرض يمكن أن يسبب الآلام أثناء المشي، و?ي بعض الأحيان التشنجات ?ي عضلة بطة الساق، التي تظهر عند المشي ثم تخت?ي عند الراحة (العرج claudication).

What is Carnitine (L-carnitine)?  -  ‎Aug 7, 2009‎
24 MedicaSome other conditions, such as angina or intermittent claudication, can also cause insufficient carnitine in the body, as can some medications.

HEART TO HEART: Understanding PVD  -  ‎Jul 19, 2009‎
Malay MailThe medical term for this symptom is intermittent claudication. After a few weeks, he began to notice the walking distance it took for the claudication pain

Angiotech's Licensee, Cook Medical, Announces CE Mark Approval and ...  -  ‎Aug 11, 2009‎
PR Newswire (press release)Symptomatic PAD initially results in intermittent claudication (IC).(6) IC is characterized by muscle pain or fatigue in the legs that occurs during

Smoking: the biggest villain  -  ‎Aug 11, 2009‎
la estrella...disease (real circulatory problem in the legs, manifested by pain in the calves after walking some distance( knownas intermittent claudication).

Research From University of Virginia Health System Offers ...  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
AScribe (press release)...(MRS) methods to assess 85 patients with mild-to-moderate PAD who experienced intermittent leg pain while walking (also known as claudication).

Migraine and Vascular Disease  -  ‎Jul 27, 2009‎
Brain Blogger...including angina, myocardial infarction, coronary revascularization, claudication, cardiovascular mortality, and ischemic lesions in the brain.

Ateronon and Statins  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
Prfire (press release)...stroke and other common and costly vascular diseases such as circulatory dementia, intermittent claudication and AMD (age related macular degeneration,

Spine imaging after lumbar disc replacement: pitfalls and current ...  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)Thus patients with postoperative radicular symptoms or claudication after stainless steel implants often require alternative diagnostic procedures.

Nycomed acquires 20 drugs from Sanofi's Zentiva  -  ‎Aug 4, 2009‎
Pharma TimesAmong the other acquired products in the Czech Republic are brands like Trental (pentoxifylline) for claudication, the hepatoprotective Flavobion

Billet d'été  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
Midi Libre...un nommé Esope né 600 ans avant notre ère, esclave affranchi, bossu, bègue et particulièrement laid dont le nom proviendrait d'une légère claudication.

Le Barnum Palace à l'Imprimerie de Rive de gier  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
Zoom42Un témoin ultérieur déclare que l'agresseur serait une femme, qui boîte exagérément. Il suspecte que la claudication est simulée car elle est exagérée.

Traumatisés crâniens :  -  ‎Jul 26, 2009‎
L'UnionSeules traces visibles de l'accident, une petite cicatrice et une légère claudication. Les séquelles les plus importantes sont « invisibles » de prime abord

Baseline radiographs not predictive of spondylolisthesis surgical ...  -  06 Feb 2009
Ortho SuperSite,All patients had neurogenic claudication that caused pain for a minimum of 12 weeks and imaging consistent with degenerative spondylolisthesis.

Café Crimes : Virginia Hall, une madone qui espionnait.  -  06 Feb 2009
Europe1,Malgré une démarche quasiment exempte de toute claudication après sa rééducation, cet accident lui ferme les portes de la diplomatie, où l'amputation d'un

Le sort d’un amputé de guerre  -  06 Feb 2009
L'Actualité,À part une légère claudication lorsqu’il descend un escalier, son pas est tout à fait normal. Un an après que L’actualité a parlé de lui dans un reportage

Exercise improves leg pain caused by arterial disease  -  Feb 3, 2009
Hindu,According to a press release by EurekAlert, intermittent claudication is a painful leg condition affecting some patients with peripheral arterial disease.

Efficacy of Cilostazol After Endovascular Therapy for ...  -  Feb 3, 2009
Cardiosource,Perspective: There is evidence that cilostazol—an antiplatelet agent approved for the treatment of claudication—is associated with decreased restenosis

BioMarin Pharma says Phase 2 clinical study of 6R-BH4 did not meet ...  -  Feb 3, 2009
RTT News,...peak walking time, did not show a significant difference between 6R-BH4 and placebo, and the secondary endpoint, claudication onset time,

Computed Tomography Angiography May Be Helpful to Evaluate PAD  -  Jan 29, 2009
MedscapeInclusion criteria were comparison of multidetector CTA vs intra-arterial DSA; study sample of at least 10 patients with intermittent claudication or

Treadmill Exercise and Resistance Training Improve Function in PAD  -  Jan 13, 2009
MedPage Today,Note that patients without claudication, who constitute a majority of patients with PAD, benefited just as much as patients with claudication.

Diagnostic Performance of Computed Tomography Angiography in ...  -  Jan 27, 2009
Journal of American Medical Association (subscription),Eligible studies compared multidetector CTA with intra-arterial DSA, included at least 10 patients with intermittent claudication or critical limb ischemia,

Knowledge is Important When it Comes to Heart Care  -  Jan 27, 2009
Greater Tulsa Reporter Newspapers,The last step is to treat claudication symptoms. Claudication is cramping or pain in the legs due to walking. Exercise rehabilitation addresses the pain a

Walking, resistance training improve functional capacity in PAD ...  -  Jan 15, 2009
TheHeart.Org,Chicago, IL - People with peripheral artery disease (PAD), with or without intermittent claudication, can benefit from regular supervised treadmill exercise

Treadmill Exercise Improves Walking Endurance For Patients With ...  -  Jan 19, 2009
Science Daily (press release)Most patients with PAD do not have symptoms of intermittent claudication (pain in the leg muscles that comes and goes), but PAD patients without these

Peripheral Arterial Disease  -  Jan 13, 2009
KEYC,...symptoms of intermittent claudication benefit from supervised treadmill exercise - and also have some benefit from resistance training of the legs.

What are the symptoms of peripheral arterial disease?  -  Jan 21, 2009,The Edinburgh Claudication Questionnaire: an improved version of the WHO/Rose Questionnaire for use in epidemiological surveys.

Your Health Envoy: Reader with thyroid condition wants to lose weight  -  Jan 24, 2009
Lufkin Daily News,Trouble walking due to pain suggests claudication, diabetes mellitus, foot or bone abnormalities, peripheral vascular disease, arterial insufficiency,

On the Pulse - 23rd January 2009  -  Jan 23, 2009
OnMedica,Treadmill walking can help patients with peripheral vascular disease who have symptoms of intermittent claudication. But does it help patients without such

Nile Therapeutics Announces Focus on CD-NP for Acute Heart Failure ...  -  Jan 20, 2009
PR Newswire (press release),...thrombotic, and microvascular diseases, including intermittent claudication, diabetic nephropathy and pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Malek Boutih  -  Jan 26, 2009
République des lettres,Deuxième de cinq enfants, Malek contracte à 9 mois une poliomyélite qui lui laissera à vie une légère claudication. Après l'école primaire,

Témoin d’assises agressé : procès des braqueurs renvoyé  -  Jan 20, 2009
Le Progrès,Or, aucun des témoins du braquage n’évoque la claudication de l’un des braqueurs. La présidente a donc confié à un médecin le soin d’effectuer une nouvelle

Sénégal : la croisée des chemins  -  30 Dec 2008
Le,Penser, c’est penser dans le gris, comme les chats, la nuit ; accepter le labeur et la claudication qu’il présuppose, travailler à rendre intelligibles nos

The goal of the trial was to evaluate treatment with cilostazol ...  -  Dec 22, 2008
Cardiosource,Patients with intermittent claudication due to femoropopliteal disease treated with endovascular therapy were randomized to cilostazol (n = 39) versus

Sucampo Initiates Phase 1 Study of SPL-017 for Peripheral Arterial ...  -  Dec 18, 2008
MarketWatch...have mild or no symptoms, as PAD progresses, some experience leg pain while walking or climbing stairs (claudication) and in some cases even at rest.

Cardiovascular and Circulatory System Intermittent Claudication ...  -  Dec 5, 2008 (Pressemitteilung),Life Science Analytics´, "Cardiovascular and Circulatory System Intermittent Claudication " contains detailed information on the current drug pipeline.

Glucose Control and Vascular Complications in Veterans with Type 2 ...  -  Dec 17, 2008
New England Journal of Medicine (subscription),Secondary cardiovascular outcomes included new or worsening angina, new transient ischemic attacks, new intermittent claudication, new critical limb

Get Moving, Avoid Pain and Amputation: Exercise Can Beat ...  -  Dec 19, 2008
Natural,...exercising – the pain, called "intermittent claudication", is caused when plaque prevents muscles from getting an adequate blood supply during exercise.

Top 10 natural products for healing  -  Dec 16, 2008,In Germany, the remedy has been used to treat vascular claudication, a type of pain that occurs while walking because the leg doesn't get enough blood.

SCMP: Begins Phase I Trial of SPL-017 for Peripheral Arterial Disease  -  Dec 18, 2008
Trading Markets (press release),...have mild or no symptoms, as PAD progresses, some experience leg pain while walking or climbing stairs (claudication) and in some cases even at rest.

آلام تضيّق العمود ال?قري.. الأسباب والعلاج  -  Dec 27, 2008
الشرق الاوسط,ان اهم عرض لحالة التضيق ?ي العمود ال?قري هو العرج العصبي المنشأ neurogenic claudication، اذ تظهر الآلام ?ي اس?ل الظهر، والإلية، والرجل، وتزداد سوءا اثناء

Your Health Check - STROKE: A scary prospect!  -  23 Jul 2008
Canton Daily Ledger,In the first of two columns we talked about poor circulation to the legs and the resultant symptoms of claudication. In the second we talked about heart

Ultrasound Perfusion Imaging May Predict PAD Severity  -  Jul 21, 2008
MedPage Today,Ultrasound-assessed exercise blood flow and flow reserve were the only diagnostic tests that predicted disease severity by claudication threshold,

Ask a Doctor: Claudication is mild peripheral artery disease  -  Jul 14, 2008
Herald Times Reporter,Answer: It sounds from your brief description that your husband may suffer from claudication or exercise-induced pain due to arterial blockages in his legs.

Advential Cystic Disease of the Popliteal Artery: Experience of a ...  -  Jun 25, 2008
RedOrbit,The second one, at 21 months, follow-up, presented newly severe claudication. Duplex ultrasound scan and computed tomography angiography demonstrated a

Fighting for Your Legs: Peripheral Arterial Disease on Rise for ...  -  Jul 10, 2008,PAD is broken down into two stages that worsen as blood flow to the legs decreases: Claudication and Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI).

Vical Receives $1 Million Milestone Payment From AnGes MG for ...  -  Jul 22, 2008
Biloxi Sun Herald,Early symptoms of PAD include transient pain in the legs upon walking, a condition called intermittent claudication, which is caused by ischemia.

Lifetime Risk for Cardiovascular Disease  -  Jul 14, 2008
Medscape (subscription)...[5] FHS participants were free of CVD (myocardial infarction, coronary insufficiency, angina, stroke, and claudication) at 50 years of age and were followed

Carotid Bifurcation Atherosclerosis in the Over-65s: a Prevalence ...  -  Jun 25, 2008
RedOrbit,Between 12.5 and 60.5% of patients with intermittent claudication were found to have carotid disease at duplex ultrasonography, 9-18 Studies on the general

September 2008 AJPH Highlights: Schools of Public Health  -  Jul 16, 2008
Newswise (press release)...stroke, transient ischemic attack, or intermittent claudication compared with residents living in neighborhoods scoring in the lowest quartile.

Restless Legs Syndrome  -  Jul 16, 2008
RedOrbit,...are listed in Table 1.10 The differential diagnosis of RLS includes nocturnal leg cramps, claudication, peripheral neuropathy, and akathisia (Table 2).

Common Iliac Artery Aneurysm: Expansion Rate and Results of Open ...  -  Jul 10, 2008
Cardiosource,Although buttock claudication after EVAR remains a concern, results at 3 years support EVAR as a first-line treatment for most anatomically suitable

Pain, Dyspnoea and Pilonidal Sinus  -  Jun 26, 2008
RedOrbit,Let Dr Lizzie Croton update you on recent papers Overweight patients with neurogenic claudication secondary to spinal stenosis often find weight loss

Marijuana is Dangerous, but Maybe Not the Way You Think  -  Jun 24, 2008
RedOrbit,The blood is now thicker and flows more slowly through narrowed arteries increasing symptoms of angina and a leg artery disease called claudication.

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