Noninvasive measurement techniques for monitoring of microvascular function in the diabetic foot.

@article{Cobb2002NoninvasiveMT,
  title={Noninvasive measurement techniques for monitoring of microvascular function in the diabetic foot.},
  author={Jon Edwin Cobb and Denzil J Claremont},
  journal={The international journal of lower extremity wounds},
  year={2002},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={161-9}
}
There are, currently, 3 established clinical techniques routinely employed to determine the risk of ulceration in the diabetic foot. These are assessment of the circulation, the nervous control of sensation, and foot sensitivity to loading. Macrovascular measurements are used to assess sufficiency of the arterial supply to the foot. Evaluation of somatic… CONTINUE READING