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Editor's Choice - Recommendations for Registry Data Collection for Revascularisations of Acute Limb Ischaemia: A Delphi Consensus from the International Consortium of Vascular Registries

Christian-Alexander Behrendt, Martin Bjoerck, Thea Schwaneberg, Eike S Debus, Jack Cronenwett, Birgitta Sigvant, Victor Aboyans, Stefan Acosta, Graeme Ambler, Martin Altreuther, Frederico Bastos Goncalves, Adam Wayne Beck, Barry Beiles, Daniel Bertges, Jos C van den Berg, Gert J de Borst, Jonathan R Boyle, Frederic Cochennec, Florian Dick, Holger Diener Show all

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY | W B SAUNDERS CO LTD | Published : 2019

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To develop a minimum core data set for evaluation of acute limb ischaemia (ALI) revascularisation treatment and outcomes that would enable collaboration among international registries. METHODS: A modified Delphi approach was used to achieve consensus among international multidisciplinary vascular specialists and registry members of the International Consortium of Vascular Registries (ICVR). Variables identified in the literature or suggested by the expert panel, and variables, including definitions, currently used in 15 countries in the ICVR, were assessed to define both a minimum core and an optimum data set to register ALI treatment. Clinical relevance and practicability were bo..

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