In order to properly identify whether you require bypass surgery, you might have to take a QUANTAFLO™ PAD Test. Similar tests are conducted as routine in order to determine the existence of any conditions that could result in complications during the surgery.
In the case of the QUANTAFLO™ PAD Test, the condition that is being observed is Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD.) A condition marked by narrowed or blocked arteries caused by the build-up of plaque.
What is Peripheral Arterial Disease?
There are many risk factors to contend with when it comes to identifying a person’s potential for a stroke. One of these risk factors, is Peripheral Arterial Disease, a condition that is marked by the build-up of plaque in the arteries that prevents blood from flowing freely.
The QUANTAFLO™ PAD test is performed in order to identify this condition and ensure that a person is given the proper treatments in order to reduce the risk of a stroke.
What is PAD?
PAD is a condition that exists both s...
Quantaflo: finally an effective test that diagnoses Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), Before Symptoms Appear
Peripheral ArterPeripheral Artery Disease (PAD) currently affects 18 million Americans. There are countless other cay Disease (PAD) currently affects 18 million Americans. There are countless other cases around the world. This is not solely an American problem – it is a global issue.
PAD is a chronic disease that arises when the arteries that supply oxygen-enriched blood to the body become blocked. PAD can be caused by the accumulation of cholesterol, calcium, and plaques on the internal walls of the arteries. This is especially true for the arteries that supply the extremities.
Semler Scientific, Inc. is an emerging medical risk-assessment company whose diagnostic and testing products and services help to guide patient care and close the gap between cost of care and compensation for care. The QuantaFlo system is well-suited for use in primary care offices, specialty practices, health fairs or during home assessments.
Consider this piece a sequel to my column about Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) and the QuantaFlo System from Semler Scientific.
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With the QuantaFlo System from Semler Scientific, accurate PAD testing and results reporting can be done in minutes by medical aides on the frontlines of medical care where it cou...
7 FACTS ABOUT THE EARLY DETECTION OF PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE (PAD) AND PREVENTING VASCULAR COMPLICATIONS FACT THE CLINICAL EXAM CANNOT ACCURATELY SCREEN FOR PAD • Physical exam and history under-diagnose PAD 1 • The PAD screening score using the hand-held Doppler has a greater diagnostic accuracy than clinical examination1 • The QuantaFlo™ PAD System is at least as sensitive as Doppler2 FACT PAD SCREENING AND INTERVENTION REDUCES MORTALITY BY 65% Lack of treatment of PAD is associated wit...
The QuantaFlo™ PAD test delivers fast, accurate results in around 5 minutes at the point of care when the opportunity to improve health and lower cost is the greatest.
Easy to use and portable, the QuantaFlo software can be installed on any Win...