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

United Kingdom guidelines

NICE Clinical Guideline CG147: Peripheral arterial disease: diagnosis and management [February 2018].

NICE Medtech innovation briefing MIB42: PROPATEN heparin-bonded vascular graft for peripheral arterial disease [October 2015].

NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries: Peripheral arterial disease [September 2015].

NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries: Peripheral arterial disease [April 2014].

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 [December 2013].

SIGN 129: Antithrombotics: indications and management [June 2013].

NICE Clinical Guideline CG147: Lower limb peripheral arterial disease: diagnosis and management [August 2012].

SIGN 129: Antithrombotics: indications and management [August 2012].

USA guidelines

Optimal exercise programs for patients with peripheral artery disease: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association. Circulation 2018;139(4):e10-e33

American College of Radiology: ACR appropriateness criteria: radiologic management of iliac artery occlusive disease [2017].

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: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. Circulation 2017;135(12):e726-e779

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   

GVG Writing Group for the Joint Guidelines of the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS), European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS), and World Federation of Vascular Societies (WFVS): Global vascular guidelines on the management of chronic limb-threatening ischemia. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 2019;58(1):S1-S109.e33

European Society of Cardiology (ESC)/European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS): 2017 ESC guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of peripheral arterial diseases, in collaboration with the European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS): Document covering atherosclerotic disease of extracranial carotid and vertebral, mesenteric, renal, upper and lower extremity arteries. Endorsed by: the European Stroke Organization (ESO). European Heart Journal 2018;39(9):763-816

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

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Angiologie - Gesellschaft für Gefäßmedizin e.V. (DGA): [S3 Guideline for the diagnosis, treatment and aftercare of peripheral arterial disease - 2015].

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

[Update and focus on arterial vascular surgeries from the II Guidelines for Perioperative Evaluation of the Brazilian Society of Cardiology]. Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia 2013;101(4 Suppl 2):2-32

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP): Exercise: Intermittent claudication and peripheral arterial disease [2013].

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