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ABC of arterial and venous disease: Acute limb ischaemia

BMJ 2000; 320 doi: (Published 08 April 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:991

In the section entitled “Saddle embolus” (p 765) in this article by Ken Callum and Andrew Bradbury (18 March, pp 764-7), an editing slip led to a presence rather than an absence of femoral pulses. The first sentence should have begun: “Patients with acute embolic occlusion of the aortic bifurcation have no femoral pulses…”