Muscle progenitor cell VEGF receptor signaling in patients with peripheral arterial disease - Clinical Trial
What is the Purpose of this Study?
We are doing this study to learn more about the differences in the muscle and blood of people that have Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD).
Peripheral Arterial Disease.
Who Can Participate in the Study?
- Adults with Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) that are:
--- Scheduled to have open vascular reconstruction, OR
--- Scheduled to undergo limb amputation due to PAD, OR
--- People who are scheduled to undergo orthopedic surgery without a diagnosis of PAD
What is Involved?
If you choose to join this study you will:
- Have muscle and tissue collected at the time of surgery and/or
- Give a blood sample at the time of surgery