Articles about diabetic foot


Heel Pain in Children and Adolescents

Last updated: 11/16/2019

Heel pain is a very common symptom in adults, but children and adolescents may also complain of it. There are several conditions that can cause heel pain in young people....

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Diabetic foot ulcers: a silent killer of veterans - STAT

Last updated: 11/14/2019

Veterans who survive the horrors of war or the other dangers of military service often die years later from a silent but deadly scourge: diabetic foot ulcers, open sores or...

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Effectiveness of percutaneous flexor tenotomies for the management and prevention of recurrence of diabetic toe ulcers: a systematic review

Last updated: 11/13/2019

Journal of Foot and Ankle Research Effectiveness of percutaneous flexor tenotomies for the management and prevention of recurrence of diabetic toe ulcers: a systematic...

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Study shows major correlation between limb salvage services and major amputation

Last updated: 11/13/2019

This strong work from Paisey and coworkers show a strong correlation between the absence of diabetic foot teams and amputation– and (importantly) the inverse. Diabetes-related...

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Tissue Augmentation with Allograft Adipose Matrix For the... : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open

Last updated: 11/12/2019

Repetitive stress on the neuropathic plantar foot is the primary cause of diabetic foot ulcers. After healing, recurrence is common. Modulating plantar pressure has been...

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Managing the diabetic foot in resource-poor settings: challenges and solutions

Last updated: 11/10/2019

Enjoythis terrific manuscript from our long-time SALSAmigo, Prof. Z Abbas from Dar es Salaam. Managing the diabetic foot in resource-poor settings: challenges and...

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Barriers to diabetic foot care in a developing country with a high incidence of diabetes related amputations: an exploratory qualitative interview study

Last updated: 11/10/2019

BMC Health Services Research Open Access Open Peer Review Barriers to diabetic foot care in a developing country with a high incidence of diabetes related amputations: an...

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How Gait Affects Foot Health | Wisconsin Foot Center

Last updated: 11/10/2019

Even though it sounds like a highly technical term, “biomechanics” simply refers to the way that living beings (including you) move. Every one of us relies on countless...

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NICE updates foot care guidance to prevent harm from foot infections

Last updated: 10/24/2019

New, updated guidance on foot care has been published by The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). NICE guideline, NG19, on ' Diabetic foot problems:...

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Treating High Risk Patients Who Need Revascularization

Last updated: 10/17/2019

Emphasizing the need for multidisciplinary collaboration between podiatrists and vascular surgeons, panelists at the Western Foot and Ankle Conference discussed essential keys...

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