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Research & Reviews  346 results

A Systematic Review of Cost-Utility Analyses in Chronic Limb-Threatening Ischemia.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2022.04.036
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Shan LL, Wang J et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - To review and describe the available literature on cost-utility analysis of revascularisation and non-revascularisation treatment approaches in chronic limb-threatening ischemia. A systematic review was performed on cost-utility analysis studies e...

Increased Frailty Associated with Higher Long-Term Mortality after Major Lower Extremit...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2022.04.007
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Cotton J, Cabot J et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - Frailty assessments have been incorporated into preoperative planning for surgery in the elderly population. Frailty in patients undergoing lower extremity amputation has been associated with increased short-term mortality. We compared two frailty...

Opioid utilization after lower extremity amputation for peripheral vascular disease and...
https://doi.org/10.1177/17085381221097163
Vascular Camazine MN, Rountree KM et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - Opioids are commonly used for pain control after lower extremity amputations (LEA)-below the knee amputations (BKA) and above the knee amputations (AKA). Well-defined benchmarks for prescription requirements after amputation are deficient. This an...

PROMs in Lower Limb Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05354960

May 2nd, 2022 - Complex tissue loss in the lower extremities is often a clinical challenge. Many different factors must be considered and weighted in the treatment algorithm, with functional restoration of the leg remaining the primary goal. Surgeon assessment al...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  22 results

PROMs in Lower Limb Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05354960

May 2nd, 2022 - Complex tissue loss in the lower extremities is often a clinical challenge. Many different factors must be considered and weighted in the treatment algorithm, with functional restoration of the leg remaining the primary goal. Surgeon assessment al...

Hip Joint Mobilizations and Strength Training in Patients With Knee OA Osteoarthritis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04769531

Jan 28th, 2022 - STUDY DESIGN: A randomized control trial STUDY SETTING: The study will be carried out at an outpatient department of the Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Civil hospital and Rabia Moon Memorial Institute of Neurosciences Trust, Ka...

Prospective, Comparitive, Randomized Study of Allograft Versus Skin Substitute in Non-healing Diabetic Foot Ulcers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02870816

Dec 8th, 2021 - Diabetes affects at least 9% of the population, or approximately 29 million people in the United States. Lower extremity ulcers are a serious complication for people with diabetes. Diabetic foot-related problems are the most frequent cause of hosp...

Evaluation of Closed Incision Negative Pressure Dressing (PREVENA) to Prevent Lower Extremity Amputation Wound Complications
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03773575

Nov 4th, 2021 - This is a prospective, multi-center, two-arm, unblinded, randomized controlled trial to evaluate the impact of a closed incision negative pressure dressing (PREVENA™ PEEL & PLACE™ Dressing Kit) on incidence of post-operative wound complications in...

Metatarsal Phalangeal Joint Deformity Progression - R01
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02616263

Oct 14th, 2021 - The long term goal of this research is to reduce the incidence of lower extremity amputation in people with diabetes mellitus and peripheral neuropathy. It is hypothesized that muscle, joint, and movement deterioration associated with diabetes and...

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News  20 results

Best Pediatric Endocrinology Hospitals; Standards of Diabetes Care Updated
https://www.medpagetoday.com/endocrinology/generalendocrinology/93175

Jun 20th, 2021 - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia topped U.S. News & World Report's 2021-2022 list for best hospitals for pediatric diabetes & endocrinology. The number two and three spots went to Boston Children's Hospital and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Me...

Diuretics Use and Risk of Amputation in Insulin-treated T2D Patients
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939489

Oct 29th, 2020 - Takeaway Diuretic use was associated with an increased risk of lower extremity amputation (LEA) in insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D). However, the association between LEA and diuretic use was marginally significant after adjustme...

Diuretics Use and Risk of Amputation in Insulin-treated T2D Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939489

Oct 29th, 2020 - Takeaway Diuretic use was associated with an increased risk of lower extremity amputation (LEA) in insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D). However, the association between LEA and diuretic use was marginally significant after adjustme...

Diabetes-Related Amputations on the Rise in Older Adults
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933026

Jun 26th, 2020 - The recent resurgence in diabetes-related lower-extremity amputations in the United States is not limited to younger adults, according to the author of a recent study that documents similar increases among an older population of Medicare beneficia...

Diabetes-Related Amputations on the Rise in Older Adults
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/933026

Jun 26th, 2020 - The recent resurgence in diabetes-related lower-extremity amputations in the United States is not limited to younger adults, according to the author of a recent study that documents similar increases among an older population of Medicare beneficia...

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