Articles about diabetic foot

Therapeutic application of adipose-derived stromal vascular fraction in diabetic foot

Last updated: 09/22/2020

Stem Cell Research & Therapy Stem Cell Research & Therapy volume 11, Article number: 394 (2020) Cite this article 81 Accesses Metrics details Abstract Diabetic foot is one of...

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Effect of different orthotic materials on plantar pressures: a systematic review

Last updated: 09/21/2020

Journal of Foot and Ankle Research Abstract Background The effect of different orthotic materials on plantar pressures has not been systematically investigated. This study aimed...

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The Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options For Ankle Ulcers

Last updated: 09/12/2020

Ulcers are open sores or lesions on your body that are slow to heal. They occur as the result of skin tissue breakdown, and they are usually accompanied by pain and discomfort....

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Treating Chronic Ingrown Toenails

Last updated: 08/31/2020

Ingrown toenails are a pain, but when treated correctly, oftentimes the problem can be taken care of permanently. However, for some individuals, ingrown toenails become a...

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Wellcome Open Research Article: Foot thermometry with mHeath-based supplementation to prevent diabetic foot ulcers: A randomized controlled trial.

Last updated: 08/30/2020

READ REVIEWER RESPONSES Background The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in the adult population worldwide has doubled from 4.7% in 1980 to 8.5% in 2014 1 . Low- and...

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The Joy of Socks

Last updated: 08/24/2020

Foot care can be the Achilles’ heel of people with diabetes, says Dr. David Armstrong, a professor of surgery at the University of Arizona. People with diabetes “over time will...

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Diabetes-Related Amputations Up Significantly In California — And San Diego

Last updated: 08/24/2020

Clinicians are amputating more toes, legs, ankles and feet of patients with diabetes in California — and San Diego County in particular — in a “shocking” trend that has...

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Trench Foot – Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

Last updated: 08/22/2020

Trench foot is a condition that occurs when a foot is exposed to water and wetness for a prolonged period of time. The condition gets its name from World War I, as a number of...

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Foot Ulcers Negatively Affect Brain Functionality

Last updated: 08/20/2020

New research suggests that foot ulcers in patients with diabetes may eventually lead to cognitive problems. In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers from Israel’s Ben Gurion...

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New Tool May Help Predict Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Last updated: 08/19/2020

A new temperature-monitoring foot mat that can predict the development of diabetic foot ulcers could be the next big technological advancement in diabetic foot care. The...

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