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Table 2 Fontaine’s severity category in incident HD patients

From: High prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in incident hemodialysis patients: screening by ankle-brachial index (ABI) and skin perfusion pressure (SPP) measurement

PAD, n (% among total 185 pts) 45 (24.3)
Fontaine I 31 (16.8)
Fontaine II 2 (1.1)
Fontaine III 6 (3.2)
Fontaine IV 6 (3.2)
amputation 4 (2.2)
  1. HD hemodialysis, PAD peripheral arterial disease