Tag: limb salvage

Introduction of dedicated vascular limb salvage clinic improves one-year amputation outcomes...

One-year outcomes of patients with chronic-limb threatening ischaemia (CLTI) treated in an outpatient-based vascular limb salvage clinic show an improved rate of major amputation....

“Simple changes” enable vascular limb salvage clinic to maintain a service...

“Simple changes can allow for an effective vascular limb salvage service to continue during the extremes of the pandemic,” Andrew Nickinson (University of...

Multidisciplinary team approach needed for limb salvage and treatment of wounds

“When it comes to complicated wounds, it is important to acknowledge that we cannot do it alone,” argued David Davidson (Buffalo Medical Group, Buffalo,...
vascular limb salvage clinic

Vascular limb salvage (VaLS) clinic helps to meet the VSGBI time-to-treatment...

Described as “deliberately challenging”, the new time-to-treatment targets published by the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland (VSGBI), as part of the Peripheral...
higher rates of chronic wounds

Outpatient wound care centre at Stanford University has “positive impact” on...

There is a growing need for wound care amid higher rates of chronic wounds—somewhere in the vicinity of five to seven million in the...