Javier Aragón-Sánchez

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Revision surgery for diabetic foot infections: giving another chance to the patient
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Surgery, Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:146-51. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Super-oxidized solution (Dermacyn Wound Care) as adjuvant treatment in the postoperative management of complicated diabetic foot osteomyelitis: preliminary experience in a specialized department
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:130-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Charcot neuroarthropathy triggered and complicated by osteomyelitis. How limb salvage can be achieved
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Diabet Med 30:e229-32. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Gram-negative diabetic foot osteomyelitis: risk factors and clinical presentation
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:63-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Evidences and controversies about recurrence of diabetic foot osteomyelitis: a personal view and an illustrated guide for understanding
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 11:88-106. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment is a hope for patient with Buerger's disease and foot ulcer: case report
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 11:165-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Controversies regarding radiological changes and variables predicting amputation in a surgical series of diabetic foot osteomyelitis
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Surgery Department, Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Foot Ankle Surg 18:233-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Clinical-pathological characterization of diabetic foot infections: grading the severity of osteomyelitis
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 11:107-12. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Does osteomyelitis in the feet of patients with diabetes really recur after surgical treatment? Natural history of a surgical series
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Seville, Spain
    Diabet Med 29:813-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Limb salvage for spreading midfoot osteomyelitis following diabetic foot surgery
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Tissue Viability 21:64-70. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Revision surgery for diabetic foot infections: giving another chance to the patient
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Surgery, Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:146-51. 2013
    ..5, 95% CI = 1.9-22.8). Despite the fact that 40% of patients underwent reoperations for diabetic foot infections and 47.3% of them required a higher level of surgery, a high rate of limb salvage could be achieved...
  2. doi request reprint Super-oxidized solution (Dermacyn Wound Care) as adjuvant treatment in the postoperative management of complicated diabetic foot osteomyelitis: preliminary experience in a specialized department
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:130-7. 2013
    ..No side effects appeared during treatment. Neither allergies nor skin dermatitis were found. Limb salvage was successfully achieved in 100% of the cases. Healing was achieved in a median period of 6.8 weeks...
  3. doi request reprint Charcot neuroarthropathy triggered and complicated by osteomyelitis. How limb salvage can be achieved
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Diabet Med 30:e229-32. 2013
    ..However, the development of acute Charcot neuroarthropathy triggered by osteomyelitis during conservative antibiotic treatment is not well outlined in the medical literature...
  4. doi request reprint Gram-negative diabetic foot osteomyelitis: risk factors and clinical presentation
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 12:63-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion, gram-negative organisms were isolated in nearly half of our cases of DFO and were associated with more severe infections, higher white blood cell counts, lower glycated hemoglobin levels, and wounds of traumatic etiology...
  5. doi request reprint Evidences and controversies about recurrence of diabetic foot osteomyelitis: a personal view and an illustrated guide for understanding
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 11:88-106. 2012
    ..It is the aim of this illustrated guide to review the evidence and controversies regarding the recurrence of DFO...
  6. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment is a hope for patient with Buerger's disease and foot ulcer: case report
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 11:165-8. 2012
    ..The outcome achieved in this case and recent series should encourage doctors dealing with this problem to attempt limb salvage by means of the endovascular approach...
  7. doi request reprint Controversies regarding radiological changes and variables predicting amputation in a surgical series of diabetic foot osteomyelitis
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Surgery Department, Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Foot Ankle Surg 18:233-6. 2012
    ..To investigate if radiological changes have any influence on the outcomes of surgical treatment of diabetic foot osteomyelitis...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical-pathological characterization of diabetic foot infections: grading the severity of osteomyelitis
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 11:107-12. 2012
    ..The diagnosis of deep soft tissue infections associated with osteomyelitis may be difficult to achieve before surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Does osteomyelitis in the feet of patients with diabetes really recur after surgical treatment? Natural history of a surgical series
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Seville, Spain
    Diabet Med 29:813-8. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Limb salvage for spreading midfoot osteomyelitis following diabetic foot surgery
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    J Tissue Viability 21:64-70. 2012
    ..Eight years (Case 1) and four years (Case 2) after complete healing, there were no recurrences of infection...
  11. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of limb- and life-threatening infections in the feet of patients with diabetes and at least one palpable pedal pulse: successes and lessons learnt
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, Hospital La Paloma, C Maestro Valle 20, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 10:207-13. 2011
    ..Clinical results permit the observation that a high rate of limb salvage can be achieved after the surgical treatment of limb- and life-threatening infections in patients with at least one palpable pedal pulse...
  12. doi request reprint Never amputate a patient with diabetes without consulting with a specialized unit
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, Hospital La Paloma, C Maestro Valle 20, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 10:214-7. 2011
    ..Major amputation in patients with an infected foot can sometimes be avoided by correct diagnosis of infection and managing appropriately with specialized support...
  13. doi request reprint Impact of perioperative glycaemia and glycated haemoglobin on the outcomes of the surgical treatment of diabetic foot osteomyelitis
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 94:e83-5. 2011
    ..Glycaemic control before admission, as determined by glycosylated haemoglobin, did not have any influence on the outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint Epidemiology of diabetes-related lower extremity amputations in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands (Spain)
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Surgery Department, Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, C Maestro Valle, 20, 35005 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 86:e6-8. 2009
    ..The incidence rate was 319.7 per 100,000 (95% CI, 258.6-380.8) per year in the diabetic subjects. The incidence of both diabetic and non-diabetic LEAs is the highest reported in Spain...
  15. doi request reprint Are diabetic foot ulcers complicated by MRSA osteomyelitis associated with worse prognosis? Outcomes of a surgical series
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Diabet Med 26:552-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of surgical treatment of osteomyelitis caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) with cases caused by methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA)...
  16. doi request reprint Necrotizing soft-tissue infections in the feet of patients with diabetes: outcome of surgical treatment and factors associated with limb loss and mortality
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 8:141-6. 2009
    ..6 micromol/L (OR = 5.8, 95% CI = 1.1-30.2). NSTIs of the foot are an important cause of morbidity and mortality in diabetic patients.When fascia and/or muscle are involved, there are significant risks of major amputation...
  17. doi request reprint In-hospital complications and mortality following major lower extremity amputations in a series of predominantly diabetic patients
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 9:16-23. 2010
    ..Hospital stay was significantly longer in diabetic patients (P < .01) though when the patients with diabetic foot infections were excluded, this difference was not found...
  18. doi request reprint Treatment of diabetic foot osteomyelitis: A surgical critique
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    Surgery Department, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 9:37-59. 2010
    ..More research, including studies of adjunctive therapies in cases of bone infection in the feet of diabetic patients is required...
  19. doi request reprint Triggering mechanisms of neuroarthropathy following conservative surgery for osteomyelitis
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Diabet Med 27:844-7. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Diagnosing diabetic foot osteomyelitis: is the combination of probe-to-bone test and plain radiography sufficient for high-risk inpatients?
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
    Diabet Med 28:191-4. 2011
    ..To investigate the accuracy of the sequential combination of the probe-to-bone test and plain X-rays for diagnosing osteomyelitis in the foot of patients with diabetes...
  21. doi request reprint Seminar review: A review of the basis of surgical treatment of diabetic foot infections
    Javier Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 10:33-65. 2011
    ..Recent evidence and case reports based on the author's experience are presented in 2 parts. The first part examines clinical presentation of infections, whereas the second part deals with imaging, foot anatomy, and some case reports...
  22. doi request reprint The role of a specialized approach for patients with diabetes, critical ischaemia and foot ulcers not previously considered for proactive management
    J Aragón-Sánchez
    Diabetic Foot Unit, La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Diabet Med 28:1249-52. 2011
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  23. doi request reprint Outcomes of surgical treatment of diabetic foot osteomyelitis: a series of 185 patients with histopathological confirmation of bone involvement
    F J Aragón-Sánchez
    La Paloma Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
    Diabetologia 51:1962-70. 2008
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