Facts About Peripheral Artery Disease (P.A.D.) for African Americans
Nearly 10 million people age 40 and older in the United States have PAD. This 8 page fact sheet provides easy to read information on Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), as it relates to African Americans. Learn what PAD is, the steps you can take to reduce your risk of PAD, PAD symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. This fact sheet also provides you with questions to ask your healthcare provider to help assess your risk for PAD.