A clinical practice guideline for the use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers.

@article{Huang2015ACP,
  title={A clinical practice guideline for the use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers.},
  author={Enoch Huang and Jaleh Mansouri and Mohammad Hassan Murad and Warren S. Joseph and Michael B Strauss and William H. Tettelbach and E. R. Worth},
  journal={Undersea & hyperbaric medicine : journal of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc},
  year={2015},
  volume={42 3},
  pages={205-47}
}
BACKGROUND The role of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) has been examined in the medical literature for decades. There are more systematic reviews of the HBO2/DFU literature than there have been randomized controlled trials (RCTs), but none of these reviews has resulted in a clinical practice guideline (CPG) that clinicians, patients and policy-makers can use to guide decision-making in everyday practice. METHODS The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical… CONTINUE READING