Vascular Disease Foundation - Fighting Vascular Disease... Improving Vascular Health.Click to resize the font

Interactive Learning : HealthCast Transcripts

VDF HealthCast Transcripts - VDF is proud to now be able to offer transcripts for all of our educational HealthCasts

Episode 1: Introduction to the VDF; What Is PAD?

Episode 2: VDF Health — The Vascular Laboratory

Episode 3: More about VDF, PAD, and Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Episode 4: More about PAD Diagnosis and Treatment, and Critical Leg Ischemia and Its Treatment

Episode 5: Carotid Artery Disease; FAQ's about Travel and Blood Clots

Episode 6: Exercise and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

Episode 7: Smoking Part 1: Its Harmful Effects and Getting Ready to Quit

Episode 8: Smoking Part 2: Steps to Take to Quit Smoking

Episode 9: A Discussion of the Key Messages about Vascular Disease from 2006

Episode 10: Stroke Identification and Action to be Taken

Drs. David Meyerson and Kerry Stewart discuss the signs and symptoms of stroke.

Episode 11: Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Episode 12: More about Deep Vein Thrombosis

Episode 13: Vascular Disease and the Foot

Episode 14: Diabetic Foot Care: Caring for the Feet in Persons with Diabetes

Episode 15: The Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) as the "ECG of PAD"

Episode 16: The Critical Role of Research: Why Clinical Research Is So Important to Your Health; More about the ABI

Episode 17: How We Learn about the Best Treatments: How Patients and Physicians Learn about What Treatments Are Effective

Episode 18: Eye Disease: A Consequence of Vascular Disease and Diabetes

Episode 19: Raynaud's Disease: A Condition of Vasospasm of Arteries That Occurs with Cold or Stress

Episode 20: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Part 1

Episode 21: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Part 2

Episode 22: P.A.D.: Are You Aware of It?

Episode 23: Research from the American Heart Association

Episode 24: Back to Basics: Ischemia

Episode 25: Focus on Blood Clots

Episode 26: Thrombophilia


The material provided on VDF's Web site and VDF HealthCasts are for educational purposes only and are not to be used as a substitute for professional medical services or advice. For more information, please read VDF's important disclaimer.