This chapter reviews magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) applied to the diagnosis and preoperative planning in patients with peripheral vascular disease of the lower extremities. The advantages and disadvantages, accuracy and clinical application of MRA are compared and contrasted with the traditional preoperative imaging modality for patients with Vascular disease, i.e. conventional contrast angiography.
- Lower extremities
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
- Radiological and Ultrasound Technology