Category Archive: Vascular Support

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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Microrobots to Drill Through Blocked Arteries (VIDEO)

July 1, 2015

Researchers at Drexel University have developed microscopic “swimmers” that may one day be used to break up blood vessel occlusions. Currently, such treatm Source: Microrobots to Drill Through Blocked Arteries (VIDEO)

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A Guide To Microvascular Assessment For Wound Healing | Podiatry Today

May 27, 2015

While physicians commonly check pedal pulses and the ankle brachial index to assess vascularity, microvascular testing methods are also key to assessing wound healing potential. Accordingly, these authors offer current insights on the toe brachial index, photoplethysmography, skin perfusion pressure and transcutaneous oxygen pressure. Source: A Guide To Microvascular Assessment For Wound Healing | Podiatry Today

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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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More from Frykberg’s High Risk Foot Clinic

March 13, 2014

  A Case From the High Risk Foot Clinic: Part 1 Just when you thought it would heal…       Robert Frykberg DPM, MPH PRESENT RI Editor Diabetic Limb Salvage Just when you think you’ve achieved success, the diabetic foot has a tendency to fool you.  After many years of dealing with thousands of diabetic foot complications, I am always humbled by the challenges managing such disorders present to us.  Even ostensibly straightforward problems can succumb to Murphy’s Law –…

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