Black Americans with PAD have up to 4x higher risk of amputation than white Americans.2
Black Americans are 25% less likely than white Americans to have surgery to restore blood flow prior to a leg amputation.5
Black Americans are more than twice as likely as white Americans to have PAD.2
See how PAD affects the body and how it differs from other types of heart disease.
Learn the signs and symptoms to look for when assessing your PAD risk.
Find out how to talk to your doctor about PAD.
Here's what to watch out for when assessing your own risk for PAD.
Sores/wounds on the soles of the feet that refuse to heal1
Change in skin
Skin appears shiny1
Loss of leg hair1
If any of these signs are familiar, download the Healthcare Provider Conversation Guide and talk to your doctor about PAD screening.Download Now
These are just some of the associated issues that can occur if PAD goes untreated.
Download the brochure below to learn more.Download PAD Brochure