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Research & Reviews  417 results

Evaluation of mortality risk factors in diabetic foot infections.
https://doi.org/10.1111/iwj.13343
International Wound Journal REFERENCES; Sen P, Demirdal T

Mar 20th, 2020 - Identifying risk factors for mortality is crucial in the management of diabetic foot syndrome. We aimed to evaluate risk factors for mortality in patients with diabetic foot infection (DFI). A retrospective chart review was conducted on 401 patien...

Interventions in the management of infection in the foot in diabetes: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.3282
Diabetes/metabolism Research and Reviews REFERENCES; Peters EJG, Lipsky BA et. al.

Mar 16th, 2020 - The optimal approaches to managing diabetic foot infections remain a challenge for clinicians. Despite an exponential rise in publications investigating different treatment strategies, the various agents studied generally produce comparable result...

Diagnosis of infection in the foot in diabetes: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.3281
Diabetes/metabolism Research and Reviews REFERENCES; Senneville É, Lipsky BA et. al.

Mar 16th, 2020 - Securing an early accurate diagnosis of diabetic foot infections and assessment of their severity are of paramount importance since these infections can cause great morbidity and potentially mortality and present formidable challenges in surgical ...

A retrospective analysis of the microbiology of diabetic foot infections at a Scottish ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7068857
BMC Infectious Diseases; Macdonald KE, Jordan CY et. al.

Mar 13th, 2020 - This study represents the first Scottish retrospective analysis of the microbiology of diabetic foot infections (DFIs). The aims were to compare the microbiological profile of DFIs treated at a Scottish tertiary hospital to that in the literature,...

Does negative pressure wound therapy with irrigation improve clinical outcomes? A rando...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.02.044
American Journal of Surgery; Lavery LA, Davis KE et. al.

Feb 26th, 2020 - To compare the efficacy of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) with and without irrigation with 0.1% polyhexanide-betaine. We randomized 150 subjects in a 16-week RCT to compare healing in patients with diabetic foot infections. NPWT delivered ...

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Guidelines  4 results

The Diabetic Foot: IDF Guideline
https://www.idf.org/our-activities/care-prevention/diabetic-foot.html
International Diabetes Federation

Dec 31st, 2016 - Diabetic foot is one of the most common, costly and severe complications of diabetes. Amputation in people with diabetes is 10 to 20 times more common than in people without diabetes and it is estimated that every 30 seconds a lower limb or part o.

The Management of Diabetic Foot: A Clinical Practice Guideline by the Society for Vascular S...
https://www.jvascsurg.org/issue/S0741-5214%2815%29X0005-X
Hingorani, A.

Jan 31st, 2016 - Ulceration of the foot in diabetes is a common complication, can be disabling, and frequently leads to amputation of the leg. The lifetime risk for foot ulcers in people with diabetes has been estimated to be 15% to 25%.

2012 Infectious Diseases Society of America clinical practice guideline for the diagnos...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cis346
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America; Lipsky BA, Berendt AR et. al.

May 23rd, 2012 - Foot infections are a common and serious problem in persons with diabetes. Diabetic foot infections (DFIs) typically begin in a wound, most often a neuropathic ulceration. While all wounds are colonized with microorganisms, the presence of infecti...

Specific guidelines for the treatment of diabetic foot infections 2011.
https://doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.2251
Diabetes/metabolism Research and Reviews; Lipsky BA, Peters EJ et. al.

Jan 31st, 2012 - Specific guidelines for the treatment of diabetic foot infections 2011.|2012|Lipsky BA,Peters EJ,Berendt AR,Senneville E,Bakker K,|microbiology,prevention & control,microbiology,prevention & control,

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  449 results

Evaluation of mortality risk factors in diabetic foot infections.
https://doi.org/10.1111/iwj.13343
International Wound Journal REFERENCES; Sen P, Demirdal T

Mar 20th, 2020 - Identifying risk factors for mortality is crucial in the management of diabetic foot syndrome. We aimed to evaluate risk factors for mortality in patients with diabetic foot infection (DFI). A retrospective chart review was conducted on 401 patien...

Interventions in the management of infection in the foot in diabetes: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.3282
Diabetes/metabolism Research and Reviews REFERENCES; Peters EJG, Lipsky BA et. al.

Mar 16th, 2020 - The optimal approaches to managing diabetic foot infections remain a challenge for clinicians. Despite an exponential rise in publications investigating different treatment strategies, the various agents studied generally produce comparable result...

Diagnosis of infection in the foot in diabetes: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.3281
Diabetes/metabolism Research and Reviews REFERENCES; Senneville É, Lipsky BA et. al.

Mar 16th, 2020 - Securing an early accurate diagnosis of diabetic foot infections and assessment of their severity are of paramount importance since these infections can cause great morbidity and potentially mortality and present formidable challenges in surgical ...

A retrospective analysis of the microbiology of diabetic foot infections at a Scottish ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7068857
BMC Infectious Diseases; Macdonald KE, Jordan CY et. al.

Mar 13th, 2020 - This study represents the first Scottish retrospective analysis of the microbiology of diabetic foot infections (DFIs). The aims were to compare the microbiological profile of DFIs treated at a Scottish tertiary hospital to that in the literature,...

Does negative pressure wound therapy with irrigation improve clinical outcomes? A rando...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.02.044
American Journal of Surgery; Lavery LA, Davis KE et. al.

Feb 26th, 2020 - To compare the efficacy of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) with and without irrigation with 0.1% polyhexanide-betaine. We randomized 150 subjects in a 16-week RCT to compare healing in patients with diabetic foot infections. NPWT delivered ...

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News  27 results

Many patients with diabetic foot infections get unnecessary MRSA treatment
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/113703/infectious-diseases/many-patients-diabetic-foot-infections-get
Dermatology News; Lucas Franki

Sep 13th, 2016 - Many patients with diabetic foot infections receive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus antibiotics unnecessarily, according to Kelly Reveles, PharmD, and her associates. Among the 318 patients with diabetic foot infections (DFIs) in the s.

A Diabetic Foot Infection Progresses to Amputation
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/86359/diabetes/diabetic-foot-infection-progresses-amputation/page/0/1

Aug 11th, 2014 - Scientific principles Diabetic foot infections are associated with substantial morbidity and mortality. Important risk factors for development of diabetic foot infections include neuropathy, peripheral vascular disease, and poor glycemic control.

Diagnosis and treatment of diabetic foot infections
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/58488/endocrinology/diagnosis-and-treatment-diabetic-foot-infections/page/0/1
Internal Medicine News;

Apr 22nd, 2013 - Some slow or nonresponding wounds may benefit from selected adjunctive measures such as bioengineered skin equivalents, growth factors, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, or negative-pressure wound therapy. Multidisciplinary diabetic foot care teams impro.

IDSA Issues Diabetic Foot Infection Management Guidelines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/764389

May 22nd, 2012 - May 23, 2012 — Correct multidisciplinary treatment of common diabetic foot infections can reduce amputations, according to guidelines for diagnosis and treatment issued by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). The new recommendations,...

FDA Bans Off-Label Cephalosporin Use in Animals
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/infectioncontrol/30507

Jan 4th, 2012 - WASHINGTON -- The FDA has issued an order banning some off-label uses of cephalosporins in cattle, swine, and poultry in order to preserve the effectiveness of the antibiotic class in humans. The order, issued Wednesday by the FDA's Center for Vet...

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