Femoral Artery Loss

Ischemic Limb

Definition

Ischemic limb: cool, pale, markedly delayed or absent cap refill

  1. Attending notified stat
  2. Start heparin per protocol
  3. STAT extremity ultrasound
  4. Surgical consult
  5. Further treatment pending above consultations and findings (possibilities
    include heparin, rtpa, intervention)