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Research & Reviews  171 results

The Impact of Hospitalization for Diabetic Foot Infection on Health-Related Quality of ...
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Johnson MJ, Wukich DK et. al.

Aug 15th, 2021 - Diabetic foot infections (DFI) are an increasingly common cause of hospitalizations. Once hospitalized with DFI, many patients require some level of amputation, often undergoing multiple operations. With increasing importance on patient-centered m...

Microbiological Pattern, Antimicrobial Resistance and Prevalence of MDR/XDR Organisms i...
The International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds; Dawaiwala I, Awaghade S et. al.

Aug 13th, 2021 - Foot infections are the most prevalent problem in persons with diabetes. The burden of multidrug resistant (MDR) microorganisms in diabetic foot infections (DFIs) is rising day by day. Given that, the present study aims to determine the variety of...

The microbiology of diabetic foot infections: a meta-analysis.
BMC Infectious Diseases; Macdonald KE, Boeckh S et. al.

Aug 11th, 2021 - Diabetic foot ulcers are a common complication of poorly controlled diabetes and often become infected, termed diabetic foot infection. There have been numerous studies of the microbiology of diabetic foot infection but no meta-analysis has provid...

Clinical, microbiological and inflammatory markers of severe diabetic foot infections.
Diabetic Medicine : a Journal of the British Diabetic Ass... Aragón-Sánchez J, Víquez-Molina G et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - In addition to systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS), various clinical signs, microbiological findings and inflammatory markers could be associated with severe diabetic foot infections (DFI). This study included a retrospective cohort of ...

Fluoroquinolone Prescribing for Diabetic Foot Infections following an FDA Drug Safety C...
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Li C, Mercuro NJ et. al.

Jun 29th, 2021 - In 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Drug Safety Communication regarding fluoroquinolone-associated aortic aneurysm. This quasi-experimental study assessed antibiotic prescribing for 198 patients hospitalized with diabetic...

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Guidelines  1 results

2012 Infectious Diseases Society of America clinical practice guideline for the diagnos...
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Lipsky BA, Berendt AR et. al.

May 24th, 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...

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News  28 results

EMA Panel Backs Two Antibacterials, Cefiderocol and Generic Tigecycline

Mar 2nd, 2020 - At its February meeting, the European Medicines Agency's (EMA's) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) recommended two antibacterial agents: cefiderocol and a generic version of tigecycline. Cefiderocol (Fetcroja, Shionogi BV) is f...

Many patients with diabetic foot infections get unnecessary MRSA treatment
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.

New Risk Score for Amputation in Infected Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Feb 24th, 2015 - A new risk score for amputation in patients with infected diabetic foot ulcers that could be used easily in daily practice has been developed, with the researchers claiming it may have better prognostic accuracy than the current International Work...

A Diabetic Foot Infection Progresses to Amputation

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
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.

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