Are you at risk for peripheral artery disease (PAD)?
If you smoke or have Type 2 diabetes, you’re at higher risk. Even without symptoms, get screened if you have risk factors.
To determine potential PAD risk, you can utilize Newman Medical’s PAD Risk Assessment Tool. This resource takes into account various factors acknowledged by the American Heart Association as associated with PAD risk. Once you’ve entered your information, your results will be available at the bottom of the page*.
Should YOU be tested?
*Disclaimer: The information provided by this assessment tool is not intended for diagnosing diseases. It indicates whether an individual might be at a higher risk for peripheral artery disease (PAD) and could benefit from further screening. Factors such as smoking or having Type 2 diabetes elevate the risk. Even in the absence of symptoms, individuals with risk factors are encouraged to undergo screening. Always consult a healthcare professional for accurate medical advice and diagnosis.