The amputation rate for diabetics in poor areas is high. This LA clinic is changing that @latimes

 

The amputation rates for diabetics are much higher in Boyle Heights than they are in the rest of the state. White Memorial is trying to change that.

 

Source: The amputation rate for diabetics in poor areas is high. This Boyle Heights clinic is trying to change that – LA Times

Thank as always to the eagle-eyed full-time retired vascular surgeon, part-time elite cyclist Ed Loebl for finding this!

 

David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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