- The effects of increasing obesity on outcomes of vascular surgery
Vascular Surgery Department, Norfolk and Norwich Vascular Unit, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
Ann Vasc Surg 23:310-6. 2009
..This is mainly attributable to AAA. This did not translate into poorer final outcomes in this study, although significant differences might emerge from a larger sample...
- Randomized clinical trial of folate supplementation in patients with peripheral arterial disease
Vascular Unit, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust, Norwich, UK
Br J Surg 96:990-8. 2009
..The aim was to determine whether folate supplementation improved arterial function in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
- The association between ankle brachial pressure index and pulse wave velocity: clinical implication of pulse wave velocity
Vascular Surgery Department, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust, Norwich, United Kingdom
Angiology 60:732-8. 2009
..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between ankle brachial pressure index and pulse wave velocity in patients with peripheral arterial disease...
- Homocysteine and peripheral arterial disease: systematic review and meta-analysis
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust, Vascular Surgery Unit, Norwich NR4 7UY, UK
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 38:316-22. 2009
..To evaluate homocysteine (Hcy) levels in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) as compared to unaffected controls, and to review the clinical effects of therapy aimed at lowering homocysteine in PAD patients...
- Photoplethysmography, an easy and accurate method for measuring ankle brachial pressure index: can photoplethysmography replace Doppler?
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust, Vascular Surgery Unit, UK
Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:578-82. 2009
..To assess the accuracy of ankle brachial pressure index (ABPI) assessed by photoplethysmography (PPG) compared with continuous wave Doppler (CW-Doppler)...
- Do novel risk biomarkers reflect the severity of peripheral arterial disease?
University of East Anglia, School of Medicine and Health Policy, Norwich, UK
Angiology 62:126-33. 2011
..01). Systolic blood pressure showed an independent positive correlation with ba-PWV only after adjustment for other risk biomarkers (β = +0.1, P = .04). Novel markers, plasma tHcy, and RCF levels correlated with the severity of PAD...
- Peripheral arterial disease and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) C677T mutations: A case-control study and meta-analysis
Department of Vascular Surgery, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, England
J Vasc Surg 49:711-8. 2009
..There are inter-individual variations in the metabolism of homocysteine because of genetic polymorphisms. This study analyzed the role of one polymorphism that is associated with raised homocysteine, as a risk factor for PAD...