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Italian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery 2019 March;26(1):59-62

DOI: 10.23736/S1824-4777.18.01378-5

Copyright © 2018 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

language: English

Treatment of critical limb ischemia with infragenicular bypass adopting the in-situ saphenous vein technique: protocol for a national, multicenter, observational, prospective registry (LIMBSAVE)

Nicola TROISI 1 , Giovanni DE BLASIS 2, Mauro SALVINI 3, Stefano MICHELAGNOLI 1, LIMBSAVE registry Collaborative Group 

1 Unit of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, Florence, Italy; 2 Unit of Vascular Surgery, Ospedale Santi Filippo e Nicola, Avezzano, L'Aquila, Italy; 3 Unit of Vascular Surgery, Ospedale Civile Santi Antonio e Biagio e Cesare Arrigo, Alessandria, Italy



The aim of this review is to present a national, multicenter, observational, prospective registry based on the examination of treatment of critical limb ischemia with infragenicular bypass adopting in-situ saphenous vein technique (LIMBSAVE registry). This registry was conceived in April 2017, and the protocol was written in Autumn 2017. The prospective registry officially started in January 2018. The first patients have been enrolled in February 2018. In this paper, the protocol of the LIMBSAVE registry will be detailed.


KEY WORDS: Ischemia - Limb salvage - Saphenous vein

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