Category Archive: Peripheral Arterial Disease

HBOT Takes a Dive: Healing rates for HBO treated DFU’s the same as sham.

January 13, 2016

Source: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Does Not Reduce Indications for Amputation in Patients With Diabetes With Nonhealing Ulcers of the Lower Limb: A Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

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Empagliflozin, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Mortality in Type 2 Diabetes — NEJM

November 5, 2015

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Empagliflozin, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Mortality in Type 2 Diabetes Source: Empagliflozin, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Mortality in Type 2 Diabetes — NEJM

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Lower Limb Amputation: It’s all about the details

September 11, 2015

Excellent paper sent to us by  our Master Prosthetist, Jesse Cornell. Enjoy!   Chapter 25 – Atlas of Limb Prosthetics: Surgical, Prosthetic, and Rehabilitation Principles Musculoskeletal Complications in Amputees: Their Prevention and Management John H. Bovvker, M.D.  Robert D. Keagy, M.D.  Pradip D. Poonekar, M.B., B.S., M.S. (Gen. Surg.)  One of the primary aims of any surgical procedure, apart from obtaining primary healing at the operative site, is the prevention of complications due to that procedure. Amputee management has the added…

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WiFi: Tuning in to diabetic wound healing via the brilliant Dr. Joe Mills

April 17, 2015

BECOME A MEMBER NEWSLETTER FacebookYoutubeTwitter       Arterial Disease Venous Disease Lymphatic Disease Thrombosis Uniquely Vascular Medicine Vascular Laboratory Vascular Intervention     FACTORS AFFECTING LEG AMPUTATION IN CRITICAL LIMB ISCHEMIA Published September 12, 2014 | By Staff Writer     Arterial Disease   Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailShare on pinterest_shareMore Sharing Services3   Severe peripheral artery disease can present with rest pain or ulcerations or even gangrene. This is known as critical limb ischemia. Critical limb ischemia is most…

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Nanoneedles Help Build New Blood Vessels

April 3, 2015

Nanoneedles Help Build New Blood Vessels.

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Offroad Re-Entry Catheter System Takes Instruments Past Peripheral Vessel Occlusions

February 7, 2014

Offroad Re-Entry Catheter System Takes Instruments Past Peripheral Vessel Occlusions.

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