Transcutaneous oxygen pressure measurement in diabetic foot ulcers: mean values and cut-point for wound healing.

@article{Yang2013TranscutaneousOP,
  title={Transcutaneous oxygen pressure measurement in diabetic foot ulcers: mean values and cut-point for wound healing.},
  author={Chuan Hong Yang and Huan Weng and Lihong Chen and Haiyun Yang and Guangming Luo and Lifang Mai and Guoshu Jin and Li Yan},
  journal={Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={585-9}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to investigate mean values and cut-point of transcutaneous oxygen pressure (TcPO2) measurement in patients with diabetic foot ulcers. DESIGN Prospective, descriptive study. SUBJECTS AND SETTING Sixty-one patients with diabetes mellitus and foot ulcers comprised the sample. The research setting was Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital of SunYat-sen University, Guangzhou, China. METHODS Participants underwent transcutaneous oxygen (TcPO2) measurement at the… CONTINUE READING