L Vileikyte

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The development and validation of a neuropathy- and foot ulcer-specific quality of life instrument
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Departments of Medicine and Behavioral Science, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Care 26:2549-55. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress and wound healing
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Clin Dermatol 25:49-55. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life in healing diabetic wounds: does the end justify the means?
    David G Armstrong
    Scholl s Center for Lower Extremity Ambulatory Research CLEAR, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:278-82. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetic peripheral neuropathy and depressive symptoms: the association revisited
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Care 28:2378-83. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological aspects of diabetic neuropathic foot complications: an overview
    Loretta Vileikyte
    University of Miami, FL, USA and University of Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:S13-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient Interpretation of Neuropathy (PIN) questionnaire: an instrument for assessment of cognitive and emotional factors associated with foot self-care
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 WL9, U K
    Diabetes Care 29:2617-24. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral aspects of diabetic foot lesions
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, United Kingdom
    Curr Diab Rep 8:119-25. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of depressive symptoms in persons with diabetic peripheral neuropathy: a longitudinal study
    L Vileikyte
    Department of Diabetes, University of Manchester, 193 Hathersage Road, Manchester, UK
    Diabetologia 52:1265-73. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Multicenter study of the incidence of and predictive risk factors for diabetic neuropathic foot ulceration
    C A Abbott
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, U K
    Diabetes Care 21:1071-5. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of injected liquid silicone in the diabetic foot to reduce risk factors for ulceration: a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    C H van Schie
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Diabetes Care 23:634-8. 2000

Research Grants

  1. Emotional Stress and Wound Healing in Diabetes
    Loretta Vileikyte; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Emotional Stress and Wound Healing in Diabetes
    Loretta Vileikyte; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The development and validation of a neuropathy- and foot ulcer-specific quality of life instrument
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Departments of Medicine and Behavioral Science, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Care 26:2549-55. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress and wound healing
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Clin Dermatol 25:49-55. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Quality of life in healing diabetic wounds: does the end justify the means?
    David G Armstrong
    Scholl s Center for Lower Extremity Ambulatory Research CLEAR, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:278-82. 2008
    ..Specifically, the results suggest that in diabetic patients with neuropathic foot ulcers, QoL may have less to do with how an index wound is treated than it does with whether or not the wound heals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetic peripheral neuropathy and depressive symptoms: the association revisited
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Care 28:2378-83. 2005
    ..We examined the association between severity of diabetic peripheral neuropathy and depressive symptoms and investigated the potential mediators of this association...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological aspects of diabetic neuropathic foot complications: an overview
    Loretta Vileikyte
    University of Miami, FL, USA and University of Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 20:S13-8. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient Interpretation of Neuropathy (PIN) questionnaire: an instrument for assessment of cognitive and emotional factors associated with foot self-care
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 WL9, U K
    Diabetes Care 29:2617-24. 2006
    ..Using the common-sense model of illness behavior, we developed and validated a self-report instrument for assessment of patients' cognitive and emotional representations of diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) influencing foot self-care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral aspects of diabetic foot lesions
    Loretta Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, United Kingdom
    Curr Diab Rep 8:119-25. 2008
    ..These areas include the role of psychological factors in guiding preventive foot self-care and the impact of diabetic foot ulceration and amputations on an individual's emotional state and quality of life...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of depressive symptoms in persons with diabetic peripheral neuropathy: a longitudinal study
    L Vileikyte
    Department of Diabetes, University of Manchester, 193 Hathersage Road, Manchester, UK
    Diabetologia 52:1265-73. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) is a risk factor for depressive symptoms and examine the potential mechanisms for this relationship...
  9. ncbi request reprint Multicenter study of the incidence of and predictive risk factors for diabetic neuropathic foot ulceration
    C A Abbott
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, U K
    Diabetes Care 21:1071-5. 1998
    ..To investigate longitudinally prognostic factors for foot ulceration in a large population of diabetic patients with established neuropathy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of injected liquid silicone in the diabetic foot to reduce risk factors for ulceration: a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    C H van Schie
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Diabetes Care 23:634-8. 2000
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of injecting liquid silicone in the diabetic foot to reduce risk factors for ulceration in a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of the Podotrack, a simple semiquantitative plantar pressure measuring device, and the optical pedobarograph in the assessment of pressures under the diabetic foot
    C H van Schie
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Diabet Med 16:154-9. 1999
    ..To test the Podotrack, a simple inexpensive semiquantitative footprint mat, for potential use as a screening tool for high plantar pressures, against the optical pedobarograph (a computerized device)...
  12. ncbi request reprint The global burden of diabetic foot disease
    Andrew J M Boulton
    Department of Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Lancet 366:1719-24. 2005
    ..An integrated care approach with regular screening and education of patients at risk requires low expenditure and has the potential to reduce the cost of health care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers
    Andrew J M Boulton
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:48-55. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Diabetic foot ulcers: a quality of life issue
    L Vileikyte
    Department of Medicine M7 Records, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 17:246-9. 2001
    ..In summary, improved preventative measures and wound treatment should reduce the potential for patients with diabetes mellitus to experience impaired QoL caused by foot ulcers...
  15. ncbi request reprint 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of silicone injections in the diabetic foot on peak plantar pressure and plantar tissue thickness: a 2-year follow-up
    Carine H van Schie
    Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, University of Manchester, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:919-23. 2002
    ..To report the efficacy of injected liquid silicone (ILS) in the foot at 2 years after administration...
  17. pmc High levels of foot ulceration and amputation risk in a multiracial cohort of diabetic patients on dialysis therapy
    Agbor Ndip
    Manchester Diabetes Centre, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester National Institute of Health Research Biomedical Research Centre, Central Manchester University Hospitals National Health Service Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Care 33:878-80. 2010
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of lower-limb complications in a multiracial cohort of patients with diabetes receiving dialysis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Wound-healing protocols for diabetic foot and pressure ulcers
    Harold Brem
    Wound Healing Program, Angiogenesis and Wound Healing Laboratory, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Surg Technol Int 11:85-92. 2003
    ..If this paradigm is followed, most diabetic foot and pressure ulcers are expected to heal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in CAPD, transplant, and chronic renal failure patients with diabetes
    Theofanis Apostolou
    Evangelismos General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Ren Fail 29:189-97. 2007
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Research Grants2

  1. Emotional Stress and Wound Healing in Diabetes
    Loretta Vileikyte; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  2. Emotional Stress and Wound Healing in Diabetes
    Loretta Vileikyte; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....