Clinical and Economic Burden of Peripheral Artery Disease Among Patients Receiving Endovascular Interventions
Meyers, J., Chaudhari, P., Madhwani, S., & Candrilli, S. (2016). Clinical and Economic Burden of Peripheral Artery Disease Among Patients Receiving Endovascular Interventions: A Retrospective Cohort Study of Commercially Insured Patients in the United States [MEETING ABSTRACT PCV36]. Value in Health, 19(3), A45-A45. DOI: 10.1016/j.jval.2016.03.101
Patients with PAD undergoing endovascularization procedures have a high rate of repeat procedures in the 2 years after their initial procedure. Costs are substantial during the 2 years after the initial endovascularization procedure and are greater for patients receiving angioplasty only versus patients receiving stent only.