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Preventable hospitalisation from diabetic foot disease costing Australia millions of dollars

Preventable hospitalisation from diabetic foot disease costing Australia millions of dollars

New topical film patch can effectively close dermal wounds, reduce scarring

New topical film patch can effectively close dermal wounds, reduce scarring

Latest online version of German Diabetes Risk Score optimized for mobile devices

Latest online version of German Diabetes Risk Score optimized for mobile devices

Everolimus-eluting bioresorbable vascular scaffold shows promise in PAD

Everolimus-eluting bioresorbable vascular scaffold shows promise in PAD

U.S. study shows adults with diabetes born in 1940s living longer with less disability

U.S. study shows adults with diabetes born in 1940s living longer with less disability

Researchers aim to find new approach to improve chronic wound repair

Researchers aim to find new approach to improve chronic wound repair

Deployed military soldiers three times more likely to suffer non-combat musculoskeletal injuries

Deployed military soldiers three times more likely to suffer non-combat musculoskeletal injuries

New osseointegrated press-fit implant reduces infection risk for above knee amputees

New osseointegrated press-fit implant reduces infection risk for above knee amputees

New technology allows for safer, more precise removal of plaque during atherectomy procedure

New technology allows for safer, more precise removal of plaque during atherectomy procedure

Researchers develop insoles impregnated with silver nanoparticles to treat diabetic foot syndrome

Researchers develop insoles impregnated with silver nanoparticles to treat diabetic foot syndrome

Study examines use of cryoablation to reduce phantom limb pain

Study examines use of cryoablation to reduce phantom limb pain

Researchers devise synthetic patch filled with insulin-producing beta cells to control blood sugar levels

Researchers devise synthetic patch filled with insulin-producing beta cells to control blood sugar levels

UC San Diego physicians develop potential new therapy for critical limb ischemia

UC San Diego physicians develop potential new therapy for critical limb ischemia

One million serious medical complications could be avoided with improvements in blood glucose levels in diabetics

One million serious medical complications could be avoided with improvements in blood glucose levels in diabetics

New technique may reduce need for amputation in patients with critical limb ischemia

New technique may reduce need for amputation in patients with critical limb ischemia

Integra Omnigraft Dermal Regeneration Matrix approved to treat certain diabetic foot ulcers

Integra Omnigraft Dermal Regeneration Matrix approved to treat certain diabetic foot ulcers

Researchers test new concept in type 2 diabetes patients going into remission

Researchers test new concept in type 2 diabetes patients going into remission

Patients suffering from diabetic foot have significantly impaired cognitive function

Patients suffering from diabetic foot have significantly impaired cognitive function

Notre Dame researchers discover compound that speeds up diabetic wound healing

Notre Dame researchers discover compound that speeds up diabetic wound healing

Study finds significant reduction in diabetes-related amputation rates since the mid-1990s

Study finds significant reduction in diabetes-related amputation rates since the mid-1990s