Vickie R Driver

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The impact of a podiatric lead limb preservation team on disease outcomes and risk prediction in the diabetic lower extremity: a retrospective cohort study
    Vickie R Driver
    Limb Preservation Service, Department of Vascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 100:235-41. 2010
  2. doi The costs of diabetic foot: the economic case for the limb salvage team
    Vickie R Driver
    Boston University Medical Center, The Preston Family Building, Floor 2, 732 Harrsion Ave, Boston MA 02118, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:17S-22S. 2010
  3. ncbi The costs of diabetic foot: the economic case for the limb salvage team
    Vickie R Driver
    Department of Surgery, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 100:335-41. 2010
  4. doi Noncontact low-frequency ultrasound therapy in the treatment of chronic wounds: a meta-analysis
    Vickie R Driver
    Clinical Research Limb Preservation and Tissue Repair, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston University Medical Center, Massachusetts, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 19:475-80. 2011
  5. ncbi Reducing amputation rates in patients with diabetes at a military medical center: the limb preservation service model
    Vickie R Driver
    DPM, FACFAS, Madigan Army Medical Center, ATT Department of Orthopedics, Limb Preservation Service, 9040A Fitzsimmons Ave, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:248-53. 2005
  6. ncbi Ease of use, safety, and efficacy of integra bilayer wound matrix in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers in an outpatient clinical setting: a prospective pilot study
    Min Yao
    Limb Preservation and Wound Healing Clinical Research, Department of Surgery, Boston University Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 103:274-80. 2013
  7. ncbi A prospective, randomized clinical study evaluating the effect of transdermal continuous oxygen therapy on biological processes and foot ulcer healing in persons with diabetes mellitus
    Vickie R Driver
    Clinical Research Limb Preservation and Tissue Repair, VA New England Health Care Division Wound Healing Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI and Department of Surgery, Boston University Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 59:19-26. 2013
  8. ncbi Silver dressings in clinical practice
    Vickie R Driver
    Limb Preservation Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Department of Orthopedics, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 50:11S-15S. 2004

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Publications8

  1. ncbi The impact of a podiatric lead limb preservation team on disease outcomes and risk prediction in the diabetic lower extremity: a retrospective cohort study
    Vickie R Driver
    Limb Preservation Service, Department of Vascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 100:235-41. 2010
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  2. doi The costs of diabetic foot: the economic case for the limb salvage team
    Vickie R Driver
    Boston University Medical Center, The Preston Family Building, Floor 2, 732 Harrsion Ave, Boston MA 02118, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:17S-22S. 2010
    ..An analysis of these costs provides the basis for this report...
  3. ncbi The costs of diabetic foot: the economic case for the limb salvage team
    Vickie R Driver
    Department of Surgery, Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 100:335-41. 2010
    ..Increasing evidence suggests that the costs of implementing diabetic foot teams can be offset in the long term by improved access to care and reductions in foot complications and amputation rates...
  4. doi Noncontact low-frequency ultrasound therapy in the treatment of chronic wounds: a meta-analysis
    Vickie R Driver
    Clinical Research Limb Preservation and Tissue Repair, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston University Medical Center, Massachusetts, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 19:475-80. 2011
    ..7% of wounds healed on average by 6 weeks (95% CI 23.3%-42.1%) and 41.7% by 12 weeks. NLFU for treatment of chronic wounds was associated with consistent and substantial wound size reductions, as well as favorable rates of healing...
  5. ncbi Reducing amputation rates in patients with diabetes at a military medical center: the limb preservation service model
    Vickie R Driver
    DPM, FACFAS, Madigan Army Medical Center, ATT Department of Orthopedics, Limb Preservation Service, 9040A Fitzsimmons Ave, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:248-53. 2005
    ..Evaluation criteria include the overall incidence of lower-extremity amputation (LEA) and the distribution of the anatomic level of amputation between 1999 and 2003...
  6. ncbi Ease of use, safety, and efficacy of integra bilayer wound matrix in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers in an outpatient clinical setting: a prospective pilot study
    Min Yao
    Limb Preservation and Wound Healing Clinical Research, Department of Surgery, Boston University Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 103:274-80. 2013
    ..In addition, no epidermal autografting was performed in conjunction with the IBWM after silicone release, as is common in the inpatient setting...
  7. ncbi A prospective, randomized clinical study evaluating the effect of transdermal continuous oxygen therapy on biological processes and foot ulcer healing in persons with diabetes mellitus
    Vickie R Driver
    Clinical Research Limb Preservation and Tissue Repair, VA New England Health Care Division Wound Healing Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI and Department of Surgery, Boston University Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 59:19-26. 2013
    ..Additional research to elucidate the effects of this treatment on complete healing and increase understanding about the role of wound fluid analysis is needed. ..
  8. ncbi Silver dressings in clinical practice
    Vickie R Driver
    Limb Preservation Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Department of Orthopedics, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 50:11S-15S. 2004
    ..This article addresses why silver is (and is not) a good choice for particular wounds and offers suggestions about what silver products best serve individual situations...