Ulcers

FDA approves shock wave device to treat diabetic foot ulcers

FDA approves shock wave device to treat diabetic foot ulcers

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The FDA has approved the Dermapace System for treatment of chronic, full-thickness diabetic foot ulcers.

Low-dose aspirin ineffective for venous leg ulcers

Low-dose aspirin ineffective for venous leg ulcers

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Low-dose aspirin does not decrease healing time for patients with venous leg ulcers.

Untreated ischemia in limb leads to negligence lawsuit

Untreated ischemia in limb leads to negligence lawsuit

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Clinicians missed several opportunities to advocate for their patient, leading to the loss of a leg.

Managing diabetic neuropathic pain

Managing diabetic neuropathic pain

Neuropathy is one of the most common diabetic comorbidities — affecting about 60% to 70% of patients. Managing glucose levels is the most direct way to prevent nerve damage and alleviate pain.

Timely therapy for oral ulcers

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