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Journal articles (4)
Computed tomography derived bone density measurement in the diabetic foot Journal of foot and Ankle Research (2017)
Background: The accurate and reliable measurement of foot bone density is challenging and there is currently no gold standard technique. Such measurement is particularly valuable in populations at risk of foot bone pathology such as ...
Post-occlusive reactive hyperaemia of skin microvasculature and foot complications in type 2 diabetes Journal of Diabetes and its Complications (2017)
Aims Diabetes-related microvascular disease has been implicated in the development of foot ulceration and amputation. Assessment of microvascular function may be effective in identifying those at risk of diabetic foot complications. We investigated the relationship ...
The use of prophylactic antibiotics in podiatric foot and ankle surgery Infection, Disease & Health (2017)
Objective Infection is a common and serious complication following surgery. Whether antibiotic prophylaxis reduces infection rates in podiatric foot and ankle surgery is unclear. The aim of this prospective cohort study therefore, was to determine ...
Peripheral sensory neuropathy is associated with altered postocclusive reactive hyperemia in the diabetic foot BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care (2016)
Objective This study examined whether the presence of peripheral sensory neuropathy or cardiac autonomic deficits is associated with postocclusive reactive hyperemia (reflective of microvascular function) in the diabetic foot. Research design and methods 99 participants ...