Four years ago, David Murphy felt pain in his right foot, prompting him to seek treatment that would begin a long odyssey of doctor’s visits, procedures, pain, and hardships - all attributed to vascular disease.
According to THE SAGE GROUP, Treating Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) with Major Amputation Costs Over $22 Billion, Results in a Significant Misallocation of Healthcare Resources and Wastes Taxpayer Dollars.
Amputation rates in the Mid-South are among the highest in the country. Vascular disease is the one of the leading causes of limb loss. It is important to be aware of signs and symptoms of Peripheral Arterial Disease.