Posts Tagged ‘peripheral vascular disease’

June 12th, 2012

ACC Releases Appropriate Use Criteria for Noninvasive Peripheral Vascular Tests

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has published appropriate use criteria (AUC) for peripheral vascular ultrasound and physiological testing. The criteria were developed in coordination with 10 other medical societies. “This is the first systematic and comprehensive evaluation looking at appropriate indications for vascular testing, such as ultrasound or functional testing,” said Emile Mohler III, the chair […]