Treatment with a Change of Heart
Plaque builds up in the arteries limiting the flow of oxygen-rich blood to limbs, organs, and the brain with deleterious health effects over time.
A Form Of Arteriosclerosis
- Highly prevalent and underestimated
- High annual Cost –est. $212-$389 Billion
- Costs exceed diabetes all cancers and coronary artery disease (CAD)
- Hospital costs are majority of PAD costs
- Amputation over-utilized as “Treatment”