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Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment With the Ankle–Brachial Index in Adults


This topic page summarizes the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for peripheral artery disease and cardiovascular disease risk assessment with the ankle–brachial index in adults.


Current Recommendation

Release Date: September 2013


Supporting Documents

Supporting Document Related Items
Recommendation Statement (PDF File, 150 KB; PDF Help) Clinical Summary (PDF File, 53 KB; PDF Help)
Consumer Fact Sheet (PDF File, 117 KB; PDF Help)
Evidence Report (PDF File, 137 KB; PDF Help) Evidence Synthesis (PDF File, 2.3 MB; PDF Help)

Current as of October 2013


Internet Citation:

Screening for Peripheral Artery Disease and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment With the Ankle–Brachial Index in Adults, Topic Page. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspspard.htm


 


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