Tag: amputation

Blacks With Diabetes Lose Limbs at 3x the Rate of Others

Prompted by a ProPublica story that detailed how Black Americans with diabetes lose limbs at a rate triple that of others, the American Diabetes Association...

Diabetic Amputations Soared Amid Italian Pandemic Lockdown

Italian patients with diabetic foot ulceration (DFUs) suffered mightily during the height of the coronavirus pandemic in that country, according to a newly published study....

Diabetes-Related Amputations on the Rise in Older Adults

The recent resurgence in diabetes-related lower-extremity amputations in the United States is not limited to younger adults, according to the author of a recent study...

Clopidogrel Adds No Benefit to Rivaroxaban+Aspirin

The VOYAGER PAD results from more than 6,500 patients created the biggest evidence base by far ever collected from patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease...