Diabetics with chronic kidney disease were less likely to benefit from surgical revascularisation of ulcerated feet.

Diabetic foot ulcer

This observational cohort study looked at whether having chronic kidney disease (CKD) predicts outcome of revascularisation of ulcerated feet in a cohort of patients undergoing treatment at a vascular surgery unit in Finland. Clinical question: In people with diabetes and ulcerated foot, does CKD predict the outcome of surgical revascularisation? The evidence: The researchers collated [read the full story…]