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Carlos A Hinojosa, Estefanía Boyer-Duck, Javier E Anaya-Ayala, Ana E Núñez-Salgado, Hugo Laparra-Escareno, René Lizola
Introducción: El pie diabético es causa frecuente de hospitalización. Objetivo: Examinar el impacto de la revascularización en la preservación de los miembros inferiores. Método: Estudio retrospectivo de pacientes diabéticos con úlceras en el pie. Se evaluó extensión del tejido perdido conforme las clasificaciones PEDIS y de Wagner, así como indicaciones y técnicas de revascularización. Los factores involucrados en la amputación mayor y el salvamento de la extremidad fueron evaluados por pruebas Fisher y chi cuadrado...
2018: Gaceta Médica de México
J M Rumbo-Prieto, M Romero-Martín, D Bellido-Guerrero, L Arantón-Areosa, C D Raña-Lama, F Palomar-Llatas
Background. The epidemiological, social, and economic situation that surrounds the deterioration of skin integrity is a big problem for the health system. Its prevention and treatment create uncertainty and professional variability and it remains a priority to have good clinical practice guidelines (CPG). The objective was to determine the quality of the CPG on prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers (PU), venous ulcers of the leg (VUL) and diabetic foot ulcers (DFU). Methodology. Systematic review of the quality of Spanish and international CPG on PU, VUL and DFU...
December 30, 2016: Anales del Sistema Sanitario de Navarra
Mariana Angela Rossaneis, Maria do Carmo Fernandez Lourenço Haddad, Thaís Aidar de Freitas Mathias, Sonia Silva Marcon
OBJECTIVE: to investigate differences with regard to foot self-care and lifestyle between men and women with diabetes mellitus. METHOD: cross-sectional study conducted in a sample of 1,515 individuals with diabetes mellitus aged 40 years old or older. Poisson regression models were used to identity differences in foot self-care deficit and lifestyle between sexes, adjusting for socioeconomic and clinical characteristics, smoking and alcohol consumption. RESULTS: foot self-care deficit, characterized by not regularly drying between toes; not regularly checking feet; walking barefoot; poor hygiene and inappropriately trimmed nails, was significantly higher among men, though men presented a lower prevalence of feet scaling and use of inappropriate shoes when compared to women...
August 15, 2016: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Rafael Bustos-Saldaña, Sergio Prieto-Miranda
OBJECTIVE: To identify risk factor prevalence for development of foot ulcers in patients with type 2 diabetes (DM2). METHODS: A cross sectional study, of 2067 patients with DM2 from seven primary care units was conducted. A questionnaire exploring age, sex, occupation, time from diabetes mellitus diagnosis (DMD), and data concerning neuropathy, vascular changes, and presence of infections, anthropometry, and gait was applied. RESULTS: We found mean age, 59...
September 2009: Revista Médica del Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
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