Prognostic value of the clinical examination of the diabetic foot ulcer

  title={Prognostic value of the clinical examination of the diabetic foot ulcer},
  author={David Edelman and David M. Hough and Katrina N. Glazebrook and Eugene Ž. Oddone},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
To determine the value of the history, physical examination, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in predicting successful primary healing of a foot ulcer in a diabetic patient. Prospective cohort study. Durham (NC) Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Sixty-four consecutive diabetic patients with 78 dermal ulcers through the full thickness of the skin and at or distal to the malleoli of the ankle. A structured clinical history and physical examination were performed by two examiners, a physician… CONTINUE READING


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