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Research & Reviews  259 results

Conservative surgical treatment for metatarsal osteomyelitis in diabetic foot: experien...
https://doi.org/10.1002/dmrr.3534
Diabetes/metabolism Research and Reviews; Nguyen S, Wallard P et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Conservative surgery (CS) for diabetic foot osteomyelitis (DFO) consists in removing all or part of the infected bone tissues without amputation, in complement with antibiotic therapy. Data on CS for DFO therapy are scarce. We performed a retrospe...

Diabetic foot infections: A microbiologic review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foot.2021.101877
Foot (Edinburgh, Scotland); Hawkins BK, Barnard M et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - Diabetes mellitus continues to be an increasingly common comorbidity. Diabetic foot infections are one of the most common causes of hospitalization in this population, and account for a significant portion of increased hospitalization and healthca...

Comparative Clinical Outcomes of Patients with Diabetic Foot Infection Caused by Methic...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15347346221094994
The International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds; Álvaro-Afonso FJ, García-Morales E et. al.

Apr 14th, 2022 - Few studies have addressed the interaction of specific pathogens with clinical outcomes in patients with diabetic foot infection (DFI). Our study aim was to compare the clinical outcomes among patients with DFI caused by methicillin-resistant Stap...

Multifaceted Strategy Improves Outcomes of Patients Hospitalized with a Diabetic Foot I...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15347346221093463
The International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds; Keren E, Borer A et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Diabetic foot infections (DFIs) are associated with major morbidity, reduced quality of life and increased mortality. Osteomyelitis is a leading cause of lower-extremity amputation in diabetic patients. We aimed to examine whether a multifaceted s...

The impact of the length of total and intravenous systemic antibiotic therapy for the r...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2022.03.049
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Haug F, Waibel FWA et. al.

Apr 1st, 2022 - We investigated the impact of the total length of systemic antibiotic therapy (ABT) and its initial intravenous (IV) part on clinical failure (CF) and microbiological failure (MF) in diabetic foot infections (DFIs). In this single-center, retrospe...

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Guidelines  1 results

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... 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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Drugs  71 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  12 results

Optimal Antibiotics for Operated Diabetic Foot Infections
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04081792

Mar 29th, 2022 - Trial 1: At enrollment (Day 1), the investigator will prescribe empiric antibiotic treatment based on instructions provided in the protocol and determine the most appropriate route of administration (oral or IV) according to the patient's conditio...

Evaluation of the Antibiofilmogramme® Test During Diabetic Foot Infections
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02378493

Jan 30th, 2020 - The secondary objectives are: A. Should a first regimen of antibiotics fail, to describe the bacterial community present in the wound, and its potential to create biofilms. B. To investigate the role of antibiogramme-antibiofilmogramme concordance...

Comparison of FDG PET and Bone Scintigraphy/Labelled Leukocyte/Gallium Scintigraphy in Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03712046

Nov 13th, 2019 - Diabetic foot osteomyelitis is a common and serious complication of diabetes. While the diagnosis of soft tissue infection can be made with simple physical examination in most cases, bone involvement can be harder to diagnose, often requiring medi...

Ertapenem Sodium (MK-0826) Versus Piperacillin/Tazobactam Sodium for the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infections in Chinese Adults (MK-0826-061)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01370616

Aug 27th, 2018 - This study compared ertapenem sodium to piperacillin/tazobactam sodium for the treatment of moderate to severe diabetic foot infections. The primary hypothesis was that treatment with ertapenem sodium is non-inferior to treatment with piperacillin...

Comparative Study of Ertapenem Versus Another Antibiotic in the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infections in Adults (0826-034)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00229112

Feb 17th, 2017 - This study will compare the efficacy, safety and tolerability of intravenous ertapenem versus another intravenous antibiotic in the treatment of moderate to severe diabetic foot infections.

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News  35 results

EMA Panel Backs Two Antibacterials, Cefiderocol and Generic Tigecycline
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925981

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
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.

Fungal foot infections risk secondary infection in diabetic patients
https://www.mdedge.com/endocrinology/article/101852/infectious-diseases/fungal-foot-infections-risk-secondary-infection
Bruce Jancin

Aug 12th, 2015 - VANCOUVER – Fungal foot infections in diabetic patients are often ignored and are far more than a cosmetic problem. In patients with diabetes, tinea pedis and onychomycosis triple the likelihood of secondary bacterial infections including gram-neg.

Fungal foot infections risk secondary infection in diabetic patients
https://www.mdedge.com/diabeteshub/article/101852/infectious-diseases/fungal-foot-infections-risk-secondary-infection
Bruce Jancin

Aug 12th, 2015 - VANCOUVER – Fungal foot infections in diabetic patients are often ignored and are far more than a cosmetic problem. In patients with diabetes, tinea pedis and onychomycosis triple the likelihood of secondary bacterial infections including gram-neg.

New Risk Score for Amputation in Infected Diabetic Foot Ulcers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/840288

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...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →