Caroline A Abbott
- The North-West Diabetes Foot Care Study: incidence of, and risk factors for, new diabetic foot ulceration in a community-based patient cohortC A Abbott
Diabetes Foot Clinic, Disablement Services Centre, Withington Hospital, Manchester, UK
Diabet Med 19:377-84. 2002..To determine the incidence of, and clinically relevant risk factors for, new foot ulceration in a large cohort of diabetic patients in the community healthcare setting...
- Foot ulcer risk is lower in South-Asian and african-Caribbean compared with European diabetic patients in the U.K.: the North-West diabetes foot care studyCaroline A Abbott
Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Diabetes Care 28:1869-75. 2005..To determine 1) foot ulcer rates for European, South-Asian, and African-Caribbean diabetic patients in the U.K and 2) the contribution of neuropathy and peripheral arterial disease (PAD) differences to altered ulcer risk between the groups...
- Prevalence and characteristics of painful diabetic neuropathy in a large community-based diabetic population in the U.KCaroline A Abbott
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Core Technology Facility, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Diabetes Care 34:2220-4. 2011....
- Can motor nerve conduction velocity predict foot problems in diabetic subjects over a 6-year outcome period?Anne L Carrington
Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, U K
Diabetes Care 25:2010-5. 2002..This study examined motor nerve conduction velocity (MNCV) and other peripheral nerve and vascular tests as predictors for foot ulceration, amputation, and mortality in diabetes over a 6-year follow-up period...
- Explanations for the lower rates of diabetic neuropathy in Indian Asians versus EuropeansCaroline A Abbott
Cardiovascular Research Group, School of Biomedicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Diabetes Care 33:1325-30. 2010..K., possibly due to less neuropathy. We therefore compared signs, symptoms, and objective quantitative measures of diabetic neuropathy and their risk factors in Indian Asians and Europeans...
- Effects of early mobilization on unhealed dysvascular transtibial amputation stumps: a clinical trialErnest R Vanross
Disablement Services Centre, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:610-7. 2009..To observe the effects of early mobilization on unhealed transtibial (TT) amputation stump wounds of dysvascular etiology. An "unhealed" stump was defined as having a wound greater than 1cm x 1cm at least 3 weeks after surgery...