Articles about diabetic foot


Diabetic Living: Tips and Advice When Living With Diabetes

Last updated: 06/21/2020

Exercising, eating well and following a medication regimen are strategies for managing diabetes. LIVING WITH DIABETES presents a wide array of challenges that can vary...

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Shockwave Therapy

Last updated: 06/19/2020

Exciting therapy now offered for the treatment of Plantar Fasciitis and Achilles Tendonitis! Have troublesome Plantar Fasciitis or Achilles Tendonitis that won’t seem to go...

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Glycemic Control and Diabetic Foot Ulcer Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies - PubMed

Last updated: 06/18/2020

doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2020.107638. Online ahead of print. Glycemic Control and Diabetic Foot Ulcer Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational...

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Diabetic Living: Tips and Advice When Living With Diabetes

Last updated: 06/15/2020

Exercising, eating well and following a medication regimen are strategies for managing diabetes. LIVING WITH DIABETES presents a wide array of challenges that can vary...

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Footwear and Insole Design Features That Reduce Neuropathic Plantar Forefoot Ulcer Risk in People With Diabetes: A Systematic Literature Review - PubMed

Last updated: 06/11/2020

Background: In people with diabetes, offloading high-risk foot regions by optimising footwear, or insoles, may prevent ulceration. This systematic review aimed to summarise and...

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3 Common Pediatric Foot Conditions

Last updated: 06/10/2020

Children’s foot and ankle conditions can be minor issues that resolve by themselves, or serious issues that may require surgical treatment. The good news is that many ankle...

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The Relationship Between Peripheral Edema and Diabetes

Last updated: 06/05/2020

Peripheral edema is swelling from the collection of fluid in the feet, ankles, and legs. It can occur in one or both of your lower extremities.1 If you have diabetes, you need...

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Nutritional Intervention Improves the Dietary Intake of Essential Micronutrients in Patients with Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Last updated: 06/05/2020

Diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) is a chronic wound and a common cause of lower limb amputation. A majority of DFU patients are suffering from undernutrition or malnutrition. The...

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Calf Muscle-Strengthening Exercises

Last updated: 06/02/2020

Calf-strengthening exercises can be an important component of your rehab after a lower-leg injury. They can also be done to help prevent problems with your mobility. Simple to...

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Glycemic control and diabetic foot ulcer outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Last updated: 06/01/2020

Superb work from our Hopkins colleagues Lane and coworkers Role of glycemic control in diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) is unclear. Higher A1C and fasting glucose are associated...

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