Transcutaneous oxygen- not ABI or toe pressure- is a predictor for short-term survival in people with diabetic foot ulcers (study)

Compelling new data from Magnus Londahl and team. Yet more support for evaluating BOTH hemodynamics and tissue perfusion? AIMS: Ankle-brachial index (ABI) is the most commonly used test when diagnosing peripheral vascular disease and is considered a marker for cardiovascular risk. Transcutaneous oxygen pressure (TcPO2), a test associated with microvascular function, has in several studies […]

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SmartSoleSalvation: @KeckMedUSC Physicians Head Up Semifinalist Team in the 2018 Diabetes Innovation Global Challenge @USC @USC_Research @USCViterbi

Cutting-edge “Intelligent Insole” promises to reduce hospitalizations and increase quality of life through biofeedback technology   Professors David G. Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD Charles Y. Liu, MD, PhD, have worked with Canadian company Autonomous ID to develop a portable home medical device: an insole that will help patients with diabetes monitor their health and avoid […]

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SALSA@USC’s Armstrong Delivers Keynote to Overflow Audience at European Wound Management Association in Krakow @EWMAtweets @APMA @KeckMedUSC @USC

David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) at the Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California delivered a keynote address to the 2018 European Wound Management Association (EWMA). The lecture, which keyed on recent works by Armstrong and his team as well as colleagues, worldwide, […]

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@KeckMedUSC Innovators Lecture Series: Provost Professor Scott Fraser on Next-Gen Imaging in Medicine, Science and Life @USCViterbi @USC_Research

We again bring you The Innovators Lecture Series. This time, we feature Scott Fraser who is transforming how we can measure and image organisms. Buckle up.      

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Building a Scalable Limb Preservation Program: 4 Steps to Success

Here is a step by step program on how to build a scalable program using lessons learned and best practices from SALSA and other programs, worldwide.  It includes our four steps to success as well as eight key collective skills needed for members of the team. Each of the four steps has a set of […]

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Wound Care Advantage and SALSA@USC Launch “Advanced Discovery” Alliance to Revolutionize Research in Wound Healing and Amputation Prevention @KeckMedUSC @USC_Research

SIERRA MADRE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 24, 2018–Wound Care Advantage (WCA), in collaboration with internationally renowned podiatric surgeon Dr. David G. Armstrong, the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) and Gen1 Research, has launched Advanced Discovery, a new investigative research alliance dedicated to revolutionizing patient care through evidence-based science. Advanced Discovery will offer access to an international […]

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@KeckMedUSC’s Armstrong delivers keynote address to @UCSF Limb Salvage Symposium @UCSFVascular @USC

David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery, founder and co-Director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA) at Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California delivered the keynote address at the 2018 UCSF Diabetic Limb Salvage Symposium in San Francisco this weekend. “It was a privilege to again participate in this symposium”, noted […]

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A Paralyzed Man Can Feel Natural Sensations Again in a Scientific First @CalTech @USC @KeckMedUSC

Extraordinary work from Richard Andersen’s Brain Computer Interface Lab and the Neurorestoration Center at Keck School of Medicine under the direction of our SALSAmigo, Charles Liu. via A Paralyzed Man Can Feel Natural Sensations Again in Scientific First | Fortune

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