Tag: diabetic foot

brian petersen and diabetic foot ulcers recurrence

Recurrent ulcers “occur in anatomically-distinct locations” for patients in diabetic foot...

Diabetic foot ulcers frequently occur in different locations to previously-healed wounds for patients in diabetic foot remission, according to a secondary analysis of trial...
iWGDF trio

Exploring concepts in surgical offloading from current IWGDF guidelines

First revealed at the International Symposium on the Diabetic Foot (22–25 June 2019, The Hague, The Netherlands), new guidelines from the International Working Group...
Jodi Schoenhaus discuss high-pressure wounds

Injectable adipose matrix improves healing rates for foot wounds in high...

The use of a new tissue allograft, which can be injected into areas of high pressure in the foot, has demonstrated clinical improvement in...
Robert Frykberg

Topical oxygen therapy established as an effective healing method for DFUs...

Following their publication in the American Diabetes Association (ADA) journal Diabetes Care, results of a double-blinded, randomised controlled trial have been announced, showing that...
orpyx

Orpyx launches sensory insoles with remote patient monitoring for diabetic foot...

Orpyx has announced the launch of its Orpyx SI Sensory Insoles with remote patient monitoring for the prevention of diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) and...

Launch of Neuropad for treatment of diabetic foot syndrome announced

Masters Speciality Pharma, a UK-headquartered pharmaceutical company "specialising in the global distribution of high-quality, life-changing medicines", has announced the launch of Neuropad, a rapid...
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Sensory insole system for diabetic patients achieves reduction in recurrent ulcers

Improvements that enable better miniaturisation of technology leads to higher-quality wearable health solutions, including digital devices that were “never before possible’, said Breanne Everett...
EO2 oxygen delivery

EO2 oxygen delivery system demonstrates benefits for diabetic foot ulcer treatment

EO2 Concepts has announced the publication of a post hoc analysis from its randomised, double-blinded, multi-centre study, published last year in the Journal of Wound...
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IWGDF unveils new infection and PAD guidelines for diabetic foot patients

Members of the International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (IWGDF) presented up-to-date guidelines for the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of diabetic foot ulcers...