Epic show-n-tell at bipedal robotics @AMBER_lab @Caltech on working together to help folks move thru the world a little better. HT to Maegan + Eric for blowing minds of @KeckMedUSC students Mark Swerdlow, Grant Murphy + WIll Mehring! #ActAgainstAmputation #wearablerobots

Some photos from the show and tell at Caltech’s bipedal Amberlab

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Leveraging smart technologies to improve the management of diabetic foot ulcers and extend ulcer‐free days in remission #ActAgainstAmputation #DiabeticFoot #Someforsurgery @apma @usc_vascular @uscprovost @USC @bcm_surgery

Enjoy this work from our team, Neil Reeves at Manchester and Bijan Najafi, Pride of Baylor College of Medicine.

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Outcomes of open midfoot amputation in people with #CLTI #Diabetic Foot @USC_Vascular @USC @KeckMedUSC

This study from our group led by Louis Zhang and Vince Rowe. The bottom line: CKD Matters: all non-healers had severe chronic kidney disease and major adverse limb events (MALE) were 7.4-fold higher in people with CKD 88.4% of patients healed at one year with open TMAs Predictors of major adverse limb events after open […]

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Armstrong Keynotes 2nd Gulf Wound Management Association Symposium in Dubai

David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Chair of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance at the Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California (USC) led an all-star international cast of more than 52 academic surgeon-scientists with the Keynote address at the 2nd Gulf Wound Management Conference. Chaired by Dr. Marwan Al Zarouni, […]

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Ulcer metastasis? Anatomical locations of recurrence for patients in diabetic foot remission @APMA @KeckMedUSC @UMichMedicine

This from our team and the folks at University of Michigan and Podimetrics. Background The “cancer analogy” is powerful for communicating risk to and organizing care for patients with diabetic foot syndrome. One potentially underappreciated similarity between cancer and foot ulcers is that both can recur at anatomical locations distinct from the primary occurrence, albeit […]

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Armstrong First Podiatric Surgeon to Deliver Grand Rounds to USC Department of Dermatology

David G. Armstrong, Professor of Surgery and Director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance at the Keck School of Medicine of USC became the first podiatric surgeon to deliver grand rounds to the College’s Department of Dermatology. “Dr. Armstrong is the world leader in this field.” Noted David Peng, Professor and Chair of Dermatology. […]

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