• PAD-MONTH

    September is PAD Awareness Month

    By increasing PAD awareness nationally, the CVC hopes to improve access to PAD screening and treatments,
  • Disparities

    Racial Disparities In Vascular Care

    African Americans are up to four times more likely to have an amputation than white Americans.
  • MIND THE GAP

    Mind the Gap White Paper

    The CVC released a white paper on the value of PAD screening among at-risk populations.
  • SAVING-LIFE-AND-LIMB

    Saving Life and Limb

    Approximately 18 million Americans are living with PAD, which affects older Americans and is a leading cause of amputation.
  • QUALITY-CARE

    Quality Care

    Interventional treatment for PAD can prevent amputations and save lives.
  • SPEAK-UP1-1

    Take Action

    Ask Congress to stop harmful Medicare cuts before they go into effect.

NEWS UPDATES

Healio: PAD Awareness Month calls attention to amputation risks, screening, treatments... READ MORE

The Hill: Congress: Eliminate disparities in health care... READ MORE

CardioVascular Coalition Urges Congress to Support Limb Loss Prevention During Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month... READ MORE

ProPublica: Black Diabetics Lose Limbs at Triple the Rate of Others. Here’s How Health Care Leaders Are Starting to Act.... READ MORE