KOREAN JOURNAL OF FAMILY MEDICINE, vol.41, no.1, pp.61-67, 2020 (ESCI)
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KOREAN JOURNAL OF FAMILY MEDICINE
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Ankle Brachial Index, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Primary Health Care, Risk Factors, ANKLE-BRACHIAL INDEX, RISK-FACTORS, PREVALENCE, MORTALITY, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, INDIVIDUALS, MANAGEMENT
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Background: Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) can progress silently without any clinical symptoms. Ankle-brachial index (ABI) is the recommended method used in primary care. We aimed to determine the prevalence of PAD and its related risk factors in primary care.