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Table 7 Indications for bailout procedure

From: Bailout procedures during percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of superficial femoral artery occlusive disease

ComplicationsFindings
No%
Flow-limiting dissection1860
Thrombosis1756.7
Residual stenosis ≥ 30%1343.3
Perforation or rupture930
Spasm of distal arteries826.7
Equipment failure413.3
Device embolization26.7
Total complications71100%
  1. Data are presented as numbers, percentages, and ranges (note that there more than one complaint in the same patient: total complication number, 71 in 30 patients)