Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Global Perspective on Diabetic Foot Ulcerations

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Thanh Dinh

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, United States of America

PublishedDecember 9th, 2011

Doi10.5772/1173

ISBN978-953-307-727-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6602-3

Copyright year2011

Number of pages290

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

1. Possible Diabetic-Foot Complications in Sub-Saharan Africa

By Ezera Agwu, Ephraim O. Dafiewhare and Peter E. Ekanem

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3. Screening of Foot Inflammation in Diabetic Patients by Non-Invasive Imaging Modalities

By Takashi Nagase, Hiromi Sanada, Makoto Oe, Kimie Takehara, Kaoru Nishide and Takashi Kadowaki

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4. Wound Fluid Diagnostics in Diabetic Foot Ulcers

By Markus Löffler, Michael Schmohl, Nicole Schneiderhan-Marra and Stefan Beckert

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5. Wound Measurement in Diabetic Foot Ulceration

By Julia Shaw and Patrick M. Bell

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9. The Pathogenesis of the Diabetic Foot Ulcer: Prevention and Management

By F. Aguilar Rebolledo, J. M. Terán Soto and Jorge Escobedo de la Peña

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10. Role of Nitric Oxide in Extracellular Matrix Metabolism and Inflammation in Diabetic Wound Healing

By Victor L. Sylvia, Audra D. Myers, Brandon M. Seifert, Eric M. Stehly, Michael A. Weathers, David D. Dean and Javier LaFontaine

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12. Intralesional Human Recombinant Epidermal Growth Factor for the Treatment of Advanced Diabetic Foot Ulcer: From Proof of Concept to Confirmation of the Efficacy and Safety of the Procedure

By Pedro A. López-Saura, Jorge Berlanga-Acosta, José I. Fernández-Montequín, Carmen Valenzuela-Silva, Odalys González-Díaz, William Savigne, Lourdes Morejon-Vega, Amaurys del Río-Martín, Luis Herrera-Martínez, Ernesto López-Mola and Boris Acevedo-Castro

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13. Lactoferrin as an Adjunctive Agent in the Treatment of Bacterial Infections Associated with Diabetic Foot Ulcers

By Maria Elisa Drago-Serrano, Mireya De la Garza and Rafael Campos-Rodríguez

3,759

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