Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Peter Sheehan
    Pages 1-37
  3. Gayle E. Reiber, Lynne V. McFarland
    Pages 39-50
  4. I. Kelman Cohen
    Pages 51-57
  5. Jeffrey M. Davidson, Luisa DiPietro
    Pages 59-82
  6. Eric C. Soller, Ioannis V. Yannas
    Pages 83-103
  7. Solomon Tesfaye
    Pages 105-129
  8. Thanh Dinh, Aristidis Veves
    Pages 131-145
  9. Chantel Hile, Nikhil Kansal, Allen Hamdan, Frank W. LoGerfo
    Pages 147-161
  10. Thomas E. Lyons, Barry I. Rosenblum, Aristidis Veves
    Pages 163-184
  11. C. H. M. van Schie, A. J. M. Boulton
    Pages 185-200
  12. Stephanie Wu, David G. Armstrong, Lawrence A. Lavery, Lawrence B. Harkless
    Pages 201-226
  13. Mary G. Hochman, Yvonne Cheung, David P. Brophy, J. Anthony Parker
    Pages 227-253
  14. Robert G. Frykberg
    Pages 269-298
  15. Oscar M. Alvarez, Lee Markowitz, Martin Wendelken
    Pages 311-333
  16. John M. Giurini
    Pages 335-362
  17. Ronald A. Sage, Michael Pinzur, Rodney Stuck, Coleen Napolitano
    Pages 363-389

About this book

Introduction

Edited by renown researchers from one of the oldest and most experienced diabetic foot centers in the world, The Diabetic Foot, Second Edition, features established and effective treatments to diabetic foot disease as well as new developments in basic and clinical research. Considerably expanded and updated from the acclaimed first edition, its topics range from proven preventive strategies to cutting-edge wound care techniques that are drawn from new developments such as growth factors and living skin equivalents. Also included are new chapters on the physiology and pathophysiology of wound healing, preparation of wound bed, and new information on the development of foot imaging and treatment.
In keeping with the spirit of the first edition, this volume gives the reader a full view of diabetic foot disease and emphasizes the need for a multidisciplinary approach in its management. The Diabetic Foot, Second Edition is an essential reference for the growing problem of diabetes. It will be a great value to diabetologists, endocrinologists, internists, family physicians, podiatrists, vascular surgeons, and orthopedic surgeons in finding a thorough presentation for treating diabetic foot disease.

Editors and affiliations

  • Aristidis Veves
    • 1
  • John M. Giurini
    • 1
  • Frank W. Logerfo
    • 1
  1. 1.Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterHarvard Medical SchoolBoston

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59745-075-1
  • Copyright Information Humana Press Inc. 2006
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-610-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-075-1
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