Screening for atherosclerotic disease in other vascular beds in patient with lower extremity peripheral arterial disease
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D.  Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Usama Talib, BSc, MD 
2016 AHA/ACC Guideline on the Management of Patients With Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease
Recommendations for Screening for Atherosclerotic Disease in Other Vascular Beds for the Patient With PAD
Recommendation for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm(AAA):
|"1.A screening duplex ultrasound for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is reasonable in patients with symptomatic PAD. (Level of Evidence: B-NR)"|
- ↑ Gerhard-Herman MD, Gornik HL, Barrett C, Barshes NR, Corriere MA, Drachman DE; et al. (2016). "2016 AHA/ACC Guideline on the Management of Patients With Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines". Circulation. doi:10.1161/CIR.0000000000000471. PMID 27840333.