PAD (peripheral artery/arterial disease) happens when the arteries in your legs and feet are blocked by a buildup of fat and calcium. The blockage reduces blood flow, which can lead to pain, muscle cramps, tightness, or weakness, especially during activity. Many patients do not experience symptoms in the early stages of PAD.
If PAD is left untreated, it can lead to:
Torus2 is a Clinical Trial studying a new stent graft for the treatment of PAD in the SFA. The TORUS Stent Graft is a covered metal cage designed to open the blocked artery and allow blood to reach your legs and feet.
If you have questions or would like to see if you qualify for this clinical study, contact:
Maria Myslinski, RN: 203-956-6834
For more information, please visit the sites below.
For all trials being performed by The Vascular Experts at one of our locations, please contact us via phone or website if you have any questions or would like additional information.