ANKLE/BRACHIAL INDEX

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WHAT IS UTILIZED AN AN INDEPENDENT PREDICTOR OF CARDIOVASCULAR MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY?

ABI

WHAT CORRELATES WITH SEVERITY OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND FUNCTIONAL SYMPTOMS?

ANKLE/BRACHIAL INDEX

HOW IS ABI ADMINISTERED?

BP IS TAKEN IN THE ARM AND THE ANKLE WITH THE PATIENT IN SUPINE.

ARM BP IS TAKEN AT THE WHICH ARTERY?

BRACHIAL

ANKLE BP IS TANKE AT WHICH PULSE/ARTERY LOCATION?

DORSALIS PEDIS/POSTERIOR TIBIAL

SYSTOLIC BP WILL DROP DISTAL TO AREAS WITH A PRESENCE OF WHAT?

NARROWING

ARTERIAL CLCIFICATION =

>1.1

ADEQUATE BLOOD SUPLY =

1.0

ARTERIAL OCCLUSION =

0.5-0.9

PT WILL LIKELY DEVELOP AN EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION TO ASSIST WITH INCREASE WHAT , WHEN THE RATIO IS .5-.9?

DISTAL BLOOD FLOW

WHAT MIGHT YOU SEE WITH ATERIAL OCCLUSION?

DELAYED WOUND HEALING

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