Scientific Literature Reviews - October 2009

John S. Steinberg, DPM, Editor 

The ACFAS’s Scientific Literature Reviews is a compilation of brief summaries of quality research from world-renowned medical journals, provided by podiatric residents from across the country.


October 2009

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Soft Tissue Injuries Around the Foot and Ankle
Reviewed by: Blair James Sandall, DPM

Botulinum Toxin for Diabetic Neuropathic Pain: A Randomized Double-Blind Crossover Trial
Reviewed by:  Andrea Roemer, DPM, MS

Diabetic Patients’ Medications Underuse, Illness Outcomes, and Beliefs about Antihyperglycemic and Antihypertensive Treatments
Reviewed by: Nelida Dumitrache, DPM, PGY1

Educational Opportunities