Title
The investigation of the use of Pulse Volume Waveform Recordings (PVR) in the diagnosis of PAD in diabetic patients

Principal/Lead Investigator
Joyce Kenkre

Co-investigators
Mark Williams, Jane Lewis, Jon Evans

Start Date 
01/01/2013

End Date
31/12/2013

Type of Study
Literature review and evaluation of pulsed volume waveforms

Lay summary
Analysis of pulse volume waveforms can be used to aid the clinician’s diagnosis of PAD, especially in patients with medial calcification often found in the diabetic population.

WSPCR Role/Contribution
Supervision (
MRes)

Who is the study sponsor?
University of Glamorgan

Does this study involve commercial partnership activity?

Yes

Funder
Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS) / Huntleigh-diagnostics

Amount of Funding
£41,000