Cochrane Vascular reviews in guidelines: PAD of lower limbs - Intermittent claudication - Chronic limb ischaemia

United Kingdom guidelines

Enhancements to angioplasty for peripheral arterial occlusive disease: systematic review, cost-effectiveness assessment and expected value of information analysis. Health Technology Assessment 2014;18(10):1-252

NICE Advice ESUOM24: Critical limb ischaemia in peripheral vascular disease: intravenous iloprost.

NICE Clinical Guideline 147: Lower limb peripheral arterial disease: diagnosis and management.

  SIGN 129: Antithrombotics: indications and management

USA guidelines

A structured review of antithrombotic therapy in peripheral artery disease with a focus on revascularization.  A TASC (InterSociety Consensus for the Management of Peripheral Artery Disease) initiative. Circulation 2017;135(25):2534-2555

2016 AHA/ACC guideline on the management of patients with lower extremity peripheral artery disease: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. Circulation 2017;135(12):e686-e725

Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines for atherosclerotic occlusive disease of the lower extremities: management of asymptomatic disease and claudication. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2015;61(3 Suppl):2S-41S

An update on methods for revascularization and expansion of the TASC lesion classification to include below-the-knee arteries: a supplement to the Inter-Society Consensus for the Management of Peripheral Arterial Disease (TASC II). Vascular Medicine 2015;20(5):465-78   

Proceedings from the Society of Interventional Radiology research consensus panel on critical limb ischemia. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology 2013;24(4):451-8

Antithrombotic therapy in peripheral artery disease: Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines. Chest 2012;141(2 Suppl):e669S-e690S   

Other national and international guidelines   

Association of the Scientific Medical Societies in Germany (AWMF): German guideline on the diagnosis and treatment of peripheral artery disease – a comprehensive update 2016. Vasa 2017;46(2):79-86

Treatment of peripheral arterial disease in diabetes: a consensus of the Italian Societies of Diabetes (SID, AMD), Radiology (SIRM) and Vascular Endovascular Surgery (SICVE). Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases 2014;24(4):355-69

Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe guidelines on endovascular treatment in aortoiliac arterial disease. Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology 2014;37(1):13-25

European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (version 2012). The Fifth Joint Task Force of the European Society of Cardiology and Other Societies on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice (constituted by representatives of nine societies and by invited experts). European Heart Journal 2012;33:1635–701