Calcium sulphate as a drug delivery system in a deep diabetic foot infection.

@article{Morley2016CalciumSA,
  title={Calcium sulphate as a drug delivery system in a deep diabetic foot infection.},
  author={Robert Morley and F{\'e}lix Antonio L{\'o}pez and Frank H. Webb},
  journal={Foot},
  year={2016},
  volume={27},
  pages={
          36-40
        }
}
Treating diabetic foot infection is costly, time consuming and challenging for the patient and clinician alike. It requires a multidisciplinary approach to provide a favourable outcome but all too often results in amputation. We present a patient with Type 2 diabetes who attended clinic with a limb threatening foot infection complicated by osteomyelitis and requiring emergency surgery and antibiotic administration. Our patient underwent surgery by means of an incision and drainage procedure… CONTINUE READING
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