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

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

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...

 Calf Muscle-Strengthening Exercises

Calf Muscle-Strengthening Exercises

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...

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

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

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...

Factors Related to Severity of Diabetic Foot Ulcer: A Systematic Revie | DMSO

Factors Related to Severity of Diabetic Foot Ulcer: A Systematic Revie | DMSO

Milad Jalilian, Pegah Ahmadi Sarbarzeh, Sajad Oubari Nursing Department, Nursing and Midwifery School, Student Research Committee, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences,...

How Innovation and Partnership are Ending Diabetic Limb Loss at VA - VAntage Point

How Innovation and Partnership are Ending Diabetic Limb Loss at VA - VAntage Point

VAntage Point Official Blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs How Innovation and Partnership are Ending Diabetic Limb Loss at VA Through innovative public-private...

 3 Common Types of Fibula Fractures

3 Common Types of Fibula Fractures

A fibula fracture occurs when there is an injury to the smaller of the two bones of the lower leg (the segment between the knee and ankle), the fibula. The larger bone of the...

Stiffness of Intrinsic Foot Structures in Diabetic Individuals and the Effect of Stiffness on Plantar Pressures During Gait

Stiffness of Intrinsic Foot Structures in Diabetic Individuals and the Effect of Stiffness on Plantar Pressures During Gait

Plantar foot ulcers are a severe and common complication associated with diabetes that overwhelmingly lead to non-traumatic major amputations among diabetic individuals. There...

Organizational changes in diabetic foot care practices for patients at low and moderate risk after implementing a comprehensive foot care program in Alberta, Canada

Organizational changes in diabetic foot care practices for patients at low and moderate risk after implementing a comprehensive foot care program in Alberta, Canada

Journal of Foot and Ankle Research Abstract Background Neuropathy and vasculopathy can lead to costly and debilitating complications in people with diabetes. The purpose of this...

How to Give a Foot Massage

How to Give a Foot Massage

Learning how to give a foot massage is not hard. Pounding the pavement day in and day out can take its toll on your feet. Whether you have been standing at a trade show,...

Where Telehealth Stops and Remote Patient Monitoring Starts – Siren

Where Telehealth Stops and Remote Patient Monitoring Starts – Siren

REMOTE PATIENT MONITORING vs Telehealth: Which is right for you? COVID-19 has brought to light for patients and providers the importance of Remote Patient Monitoring and...

Preventing Foot Ulcers in Patients With Diabetes

Preventing Foot Ulcers in Patients With Diabetes

Context Among persons diagnosed as having diabetes mellitus, the prevalence of foot ulcers is 4% to 10%, the annual population-based incidence is 1.0% to 4.1%, and the lifetime...

Cuts on the Feet May Be Common in Diabetic Patients

Cuts on the Feet May Be Common in Diabetic Patients

If you are afflicted with diabetes, maintaining proper foot care is important in possibly preventing foot ulcers and infections from occurring. Cuts, wounds, and bruises on the...