Diabetic foot ulcers

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Abstract Number: 159

RACIAL FACTORS AND INPATIENT OUTCOMES AMONG PATIENTS WITH DIABETES WHO PRESENT WITH FOOT COMPLICATIONS

Background: Foot amputation rates in Black patients with diabetic foot complications have been historically higher than White patients. To determine if improvements in this disparity occurred, we carried out trend analysis of lower extremity amputation [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:30+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on RACIAL FACTORS AND INPATIENT OUTCOMES AMONG PATIENTS WITH DIABETES WHO PRESENT WITH FOOT COMPLICATIONS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 125

MORBID OBESITY AND TREATMENT OUTCOMES AMONG HOSPITALIZED PATIENT WITH DIABETIC FOOT COMPLICATIONS

Background: Patients with diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) experience large burdens of morbidity, mortality, and hospital costs. Over a third of patients with diabetes will develop DFUs in their lifetime; and almost half of these patients [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:58:23+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on MORBID OBESITY AND TREATMENT OUTCOMES AMONG HOSPITALIZED PATIENT WITH DIABETIC FOOT COMPLICATIONS