In April, Cleveland Clinic hosts a faculty of world experts for a CME event called Masters’ Approach to Critical Limb Ischemia. All aspects of CLI and limb salvage will be covered in a mix of hands-on workshops, live case demonstrations, succinct expert talks and panel discussions.
Scleroderma-associated critical digital ischemia requires meticulous management. Pharmacologic or even surgical interventions may be warranted.
Recent prospective MRI studies found evidence of early ischemia in two-thirds of patients acutely after SAH. We’re now planning studies aimed at correlating platelet-leukocyte interactions with this MRI evidence of ischemia.