Podiatry Arena

Podiatry Matters – Free Online Professional Development Course is now open permanently :)

May 27, 2015

Good news everyone, Due to the success of the last 4 intakes on the Podiatry Matters Course – we’ve decided to open it permanently (so no more monthly intakes). All you pods can now enroll and do the course in your own time (quick/slow). Feedback has been excellent too so were not going to change anything on the course :) I’m just posting another message to inform you all that you can now enroll onto the course which will open on June 1st 2015- any questions just ask.

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Balance oscillations mathematic model equation

May 27, 2015

Hi colleagues! I was wandering if someone can advice me an article about a mathematic equation of balance oscillations model. Does one of you ever used one for a research? Thanks for your help.

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Microvascular reconstruction of complex foot defects

May 26, 2015

Microvascular reconstruction of complex foot defects, a new anatomo-functional classification. Injury. 2015 May 1 2 Santanelli di Pompeo F, Pugliese P, Sorotos M, Rubino C, Paolini G Quote: Up until recently severe foot defects have been underestimated and amputation considered the treatment of choice

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Rockhampton Podiatrist wins half marathon

May 26, 2015

Quote: MIDWAY through the half marathon at the Rocky River Run, Anna McMurtrie wasn’t sure if she’d make it over the finish line. But just over a year after giving birth to son Henry, Anna claimed first in the 21km event

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Hyperbaric O2 Chambers for Podiatry

May 26, 2015

A local diving and submersible equipment supplier in Lancashire has launched a new range of chambers for medical use. Smallest chamber sits up to four people comfortably and can be incorporated into a room design within a clinical setting. Anyone thinking about setting up a specialist wound care or MSK centre might want to consider this option

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Software

May 26, 2015

Hi. We are looking at changing our practice software

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Variation of the Lateral Plantar Nerve

May 26, 2015

Variation in the presence of the Communicating Branch of Lateral Plantar Nerve Sharma S, Khullar M, Bhardwaj S Sch. J. App

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Decreased HIF-1α gene expression on foot ulcer patients

May 26, 2015

Impact of the hypoxia inducible factor-1α (HIF-1α) pro582 ser polymorphism and its gene expression on Diabetic foot ulcers Sivakamasundari Pichu , Jayalalitha Sathiyamoorthy, Ezhilarasi Krishnamoorthy, Dhamodharan Umapathy, Vijay Viswanathan, Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice; 22 May 2015 Quote: Aim Adaptation to low oxygen tension (hypoxia) in cells and tissues leads to the transcriptional induction of series of genes and the primary factor mediating this response is the hypoxia-inducible factor-1α. This study was designed in order to examine the HIF-1α gene polymorphism, p582s (rs11549465) in Exon-12 of HIF-1α gene in diabetic subjects with and without foot ulcers (DFU) and to find its expression under these pathological conditions.

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Decreased HIF-1α gene expression on foot ulcer patients

May 26, 2015

Impact of the hypoxia inducible factor-1α (HIF-1α) pro582 ser polymorphism and its gene expression on Diabetic foot ulcers Sivakamasundari Pichu , Jayalalitha Sathiyamoorthy, Ezhilarasi Krishnamoorthy, Dhamodharan Umapathy, Vijay Viswanathan, Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice; 22 May 2015 Quote: Aim Adaptation to low oxygen tension (hypoxia) in cells and tissues leads to the transcriptional induction of series of genes and the primary factor mediating this response is the hypoxia-inducible factor-1α.

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Foot Joint Kinematics with Varying Midfoot Orthotic Postings

May 26, 2015

Multi-Segment Foot Joint Kinematics with Varying Midfoot Orthotic Postings Hilary F. Feskanin University of Dayton; Honors Thesis; April 2015 Quote: Foot orthoses are often prescribed to prevent and treat lower limb disorders. While the success of these devices is well documented, the mechanisms behind them are unclear.

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