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Podiatric surgery and the diabetic foot: an audit of a community-based diabetic foot surgery
Nottingham is home to an established diabetic foot multidisciplinary team (MDT) with good links to orthopaedic and vascular surgeons, but historically, referral to podiatric surgeons has not been considered. Nottingham is ...
Patient reported outcomes six months following surgical treatment of end stage hallux rigidus in a community based podiatric surgery service
INTRODUCTION: End stage hallux rigidus can be treated surgically by arthrodesis, excisional arthroplasty and implant arthroplasty. Evaluation of these techniques has focused on clinical indicators such as radiographic, ...
Podiatry: An illustration of surgery provided by allied health professionals
As with the prescribing of medicines, the provision of surgery continues to evolve and this is particularly true in the delivery of foot surgery which, until the 1960s, in the United Kingdom was practiced exclusively by ...
Surgical excision and closure of a diabetic plantar ulceration
A 56-year-old male was referred for treatment of an ulcer to the left plantar 3rd metatarsal head. The patient was a non-smoker and had a 2-year history of Type 2 diabetes mellitus with a good control (HbA1c 54 mmol/mol), ...