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Prevention and management of foot problems in diabetes: a Summary Guidance for Daily Practice 2015, based on the IWGDF Guidance Documents
In this ‘Summary Guidance for Daily Practice’, we describe the basic principles of prevention and management of foot problems in persons with diabetes. This summary is based on the InternationalExpand
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The 2015 IWGDF guidance documents on prevention and management of foot problems in diabetes: development of an evidence‐based global consensus
Foot problems complicating diabetes are a source of major patient suffering and societal costs. Investing in evidence‐based, internationally appropriate diabetic foot care guidance is likely amongExpand
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Infrared Thermal Imaging for Automated Detection of Diabetic Foot Complications
Background: Although thermal imaging can be a valuable technology in the prevention and management of diabetic foot disease, it is not yet widely used in clinical practice. Technological advancementExpand
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The effect of flexor tenotomy on healing and prevention of neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers on the distal end of the toe
BackgroundFlexor tenotomy is a minimally invasive surgical alternative for the treatment of neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers on the distal end of the toe. The influence of infection on healing andExpand
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Short and long term mortality rates after a lower limb amputation.
OBJECTIVE To determine mortality rates after a first lower limb amputation and explore the rates for different subpopulations. METHODS Retrospective cohort study of all people who underwent a firstExpand
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Automatic detection of diabetic foot complications with infrared thermography by asymmetric analysis
Abstract. Early identification of diabetic foot complications and their precursors is essential in preventing their devastating consequences, such as foot infection and amputation. Frequent,Expand
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Psychometric properties of the DCDDaily-Q: a new parental questionnaire on children's performance in activities of daily living.
Difficulties in the performance of activities of daily living (ADL) are a key feature of developmental coordination disorder (DCD). The DCDDaily-Q was developed to address children's motorExpand
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Diagnostic values for skin temperature assessment to detect diabetes-related foot complications.
BACKGROUND Skin temperature assessment is a promising modality for early detection of diabetic foot problems, but its diagnostic value has not been studied. Our aims were to investigate theExpand
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Use and usability of custom-made orthopedic shoes.
The goal of this study was to investigate the use of custom-made orthopedic shoes (OS) and the association between the use of OS and the most relevant aspects of their usability. Over a 6-monthExpand
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Early Post-operative Mortality After Major Lower Limb Amputation: A Systematic Review of Population and Regional Based Studies.
OBJECTIVE Lower limb amputation is often associated with a high risk of early post-operative mortality. Mortality rates are also increasingly being put forward as a possible benchmark for surgicalExpand
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