Diabetic Foot Blog

African American? Have Diabetes? You’re 2.5x as Likely to Get Amputated @apmatweets @bio5 #pcori

October 15, 2014

Black Diabetics More Likely to Need Amputation : This from our SALSAmigo Dartmouth’s Phil Goodney via  Kristina Fiore  and MedPage Today. Older blacks with type 2 diabetes were nearly three times more likely than other Medicare beneficiaries to undergo disease-related leg amputation, researchers found

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Texas-Arizona Research Collaboration Productive for 20 Years

October 12, 2014

Courtesy of Dr. Barry Block and PM News   Drs. David G.

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Let’s make prevention pay. Save a leg. Heal a wound. Improve a life. #DLS14Conference

October 9, 2014

See more here: Let’s make prevention pay. Save a leg. Heal a wound. Improve a life. #DLS14Conference

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Principles of Management of the Diabetic Foot Ulcer

October 5, 2014

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Dietary modulation of the microbiome affects autoinflammatory disease: Nature

September 28, 2014

Dietary modulation of the microbiome affects autoinflammatory disease : Nature : Nature Publishing Group : Wow… A link to Charcot? Dietary modulation of the microbiome affects autoinflammatory disease John R.

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Bionic Exoskeleton Successfully Used to Improve Gait After Stroke

September 28, 2014

EKSO Bionic Exoskeleton Successfully Used to Improve Gait After Stroke :

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Inflammatory markers at start and end of acute Charcot Arthropathy: Use TNF alpha and IL6?

September 28, 2014

Inflammatory and bone turnover markers in a cross-sectional and prospective study of acute Charcot osteoarthropathy Compelling work from our friends Nina Petrova, Mike Edmonds, et al at King’s College, London. Inflammatory and bone turnover markers in a cross-sectional and prospective study of acute Charcot osteoarthropathy N. L.

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Now this is a cool gadget: A cup that knows what’s inside– and what’s inside of you. #vessyl #markone

September 26, 2014

See more here: Now this is a cool gadget: A cup that knows what’s inside– and what’s inside of you. #vessyl #markone

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Progress Stalled in Diabetic Foot Ulcers; Major Unmet Need

September 24, 2014

Progress Stalled in Diabetic Foot Ulcers; Major Unmet Need : via Medscape. The development of new treatments for  diabetic foot  ulcers has stalled for the past 2 decades, and novel, effective methods of tackling this debilitating condition are greatly needed, according to a recent review published in the August issue of  Advances in Therapy

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Reduction in diabetic amputations over 15 years in Spain

September 21, 2014

Reduction in diabetic amputations : Teamwork Works! Here is the full text Rev Esp Quimioter.  2014 Sep;27(3):170-9

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