F L Bowling

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic pathogens in diabetic foot lesions
    Frank L Bowling
    University of Manchester, Manchester Diabetes Centre, 193 Hathersage Road, Manchester M13 0JE, UK
    Curr Diabetes Rev 8:195-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A pocket-sized disposable device for testing the integrity of sensation in the outpatient setting
    F L Bowling
    University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 29:1550-2. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Larval therapy: a novel treatment in eliminating methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from diabetic foot ulcers
    Frank L Bowling
    University Department of Medicine and Diabetes, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, U K
    Diabetes Care 30:370-1. 2007
  4. doi request reprint An assessment of the accuracy and usability of a novel optical wound measurement system
    F L Bowling
    Manchester Diabetes Centre, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 26:93-6. 2009
  5. pmc Hydrodebridement of wounds: effectiveness in reducing wound bacterial contamination and potential for air bacterial contamination
    Frank L Bowling
    Department of Medicine Manchester Royal Infirmary, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Foot Ankle Res 2:13. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint MRSA and diabetic foot wounds: contaminating or infecting organisms?
    Frank L Bowling
    Manchester Diabetes Centre, 193 Hathersage Road, Manchester United Kingdom
    Curr Diab Rep 9:440-4. 2009
  7. pmc Liquid silicone to mitigate plantar pedal pressure: a literature review
    Frank L Bowling
    Central Manchester Foundation Trust, Manchester Diabetes Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:846-52. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Remote assessment of diabetic foot ulcers using a novel wound imaging system
    Frank L Bowling
    University of Manchester, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Wound Repair Regen 19:25-30. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Gait-related strategies for the prevention of plantar ulcer development in the high risk foot
    Frank L Bowling
    Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Curr Diabetes Rev 7:159-63. 2011
  10. doi request reprint People with diabetic peripheral neuropathy display a decreased stepping accuracy during walking: potential implications for risk of tripping
    J C Handsaker
    School of Healthcare Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 33:644-9. 2016

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic pathogens in diabetic foot lesions
    Frank L Bowling
    University of Manchester, Manchester Diabetes Centre, 193 Hathersage Road, Manchester M13 0JE, UK
    Curr Diabetes Rev 8:195-9. 2012
    ..The quantity of microbial flora and pathogenicity expressed by the microorganisms involved will also have an effect...
  2. doi request reprint A pocket-sized disposable device for testing the integrity of sensation in the outpatient setting
    F L Bowling
    University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 29:1550-2. 2012
    ..To compare the Ipswich Touch Test and the VibraTip with the Neuropathy Disability Score and the vibration perception threshold for detecting the 'at-risk' foot...
  3. ncbi request reprint Larval therapy: a novel treatment in eliminating methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from diabetic foot ulcers
    Frank L Bowling
    University Department of Medicine and Diabetes, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, U K
    Diabetes Care 30:370-1. 2007
  4. doi request reprint An assessment of the accuracy and usability of a novel optical wound measurement system
    F L Bowling
    Manchester Diabetes Centre, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 26:93-6. 2009
    ..Measurement of wound size can predict healing and provide information to guide treatment. This study assesses a novel optical wound imaging system that creates a three-dimensional image of the ulcer...
  5. pmc Hydrodebridement of wounds: effectiveness in reducing wound bacterial contamination and potential for air bacterial contamination
    Frank L Bowling
    Department of Medicine Manchester Royal Infirmary, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Foot Ankle Res 2:13. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the level of air contamination with bacteria after surgical hydrodebridement and to determine the effectiveness of hydro surgery on bacterial reduction of a simulated infected wound...
  6. ncbi request reprint MRSA and diabetic foot wounds: contaminating or infecting organisms?
    Frank L Bowling
    Manchester Diabetes Centre, 193 Hathersage Road, Manchester United Kingdom
    Curr Diab Rep 9:440-4. 2009
    ..In view of these factors, it is difficult to attribute infection to one bacterial species...
  7. pmc Liquid silicone to mitigate plantar pedal pressure: a literature review
    Frank L Bowling
    Central Manchester Foundation Trust, Manchester Diabetes Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:846-52. 2010
    ..In situations where the patient is sensate, the resultant skin on bone situation is extremely painful, especially when walking...
  8. doi request reprint Remote assessment of diabetic foot ulcers using a novel wound imaging system
    Frank L Bowling
    University of Manchester, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Wound Repair Regen 19:25-30. 2011
    ..g., moistness or exudation. Clinicians gave positive feedback on visual fidelity. This pilot study showed that a clinician viewing only the three-dimensional images could accurately measure and assess a diabetic foot wound remotely...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gait-related strategies for the prevention of plantar ulcer development in the high risk foot
    Frank L Bowling
    Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK
    Curr Diabetes Rev 7:159-63. 2011
    ..This enhancement to the subcutaneous layer is remarkably well retained and is a generally well-adopted procedure in the clinical setting...
  10. doi request reprint People with diabetic peripheral neuropathy display a decreased stepping accuracy during walking: potential implications for risk of tripping
    J C Handsaker
    School of Healthcare Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 33:644-9. 2016
    ..To examine the stepping accuracy of people with diabetes and diabetic peripheral neuropathy...
  11. doi request reprint Resistance exercise training increases lower limb speed of strength generation during stair ascent and descent in people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy
    J C Handsaker
    School of Healthcare Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med 33:97-104. 2016
    ..To examine the effects of a 16-week resistance exercise training intervention on the speed of ankle and knee strength generation during stair ascent and descent, in people with neuropathy...
  12. pmc Distal lower limb strength is reduced in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance and is related to elevated intramuscular fat level and vitamin D deficiency
    M M Almurdhi
    Centre for Endocrinology and Diabetes, Institute of Human Development, University of Manchester and Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med . 2016
    ..To quantify muscle strength and size in subjects with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) in relation to intramuscular non-contractile tissue, the severity of neuropathy and vitamin D level...
  13. ncbi request reprint Charcot neuroarthropathy: an unusual case and a review of the literature
    Eleanna V Salgami
    University Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 5:207-12. 2006
    ..Further investigation with magnetic resonance and white cell-labeled imaging revealed osteomyelitis. Below-knee amputation was the only therapeutic option in this hindfoot collapse complicated with osteomyelitis...
  14. doi request reprint Altered walking strategy and increased unsteadiness in participants with impaired glucose tolerance and type 2 diabetes relates to small-fibre neuropathy but not vitamin D deficiency
    M M Almurdhi
    Centre for Endocrinology and Diabetes, Institute of Human Development, University of Manchester and Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK
    Diabet Med . 2017
    ..To investigate alterations in walking strategy and dynamic sway (unsteadiness) in people with impaired glucose tolerance and people with Type 2 diabetes in relation to severity of neuropathy and vitamin D levels...
  15. doi request reprint Is the metabolic cost of walking higher in people with diabetes?
    M Petrovic
    School of Healthcare Science, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, United Kingdom
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 120:55-62. 2016
    ..The lower concentric joint work in patients with diabetes might be a consequence of kinematic gait alterations and may represent a natural strategy aimed at minimizing the CoW. ..
  16. doi request reprint The diabetic foot in 2015: an overview
    K Markakis
    Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 32:169-78. 2016
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  17. ncbi request reprint Use of tobramycin-impregnated calcium sulphate pellets in addition to oral antibiotics: an alternative treatment to minor amputation in a case of diabetic foot osteomyelitis
    Eleanna V Salgami
    Diabetes Care 30:181-2. 2007