Desert Foot 2012
Desert Foot Podiatric Conference
 2012 Abstract/Poster Competition



 Abrams, Myrna  Our Experience Utilizing Advanced Wound Therapy Combined with an Evidence-Based Approach to Threatening Wounds Reduces Amputations in the Caribbean Healthcare System
 Bjorn, Svend Novel Approach to Expedite Chronic Wound Healing by Utilizing Injectable Dehydrated Amniotic Membrane
 Blackwell, Ashley  Retrospective Review of Lower Extremity Ulcerations using Human Fibroblast-Derived Dermal Substitute
 Curtin, Candice  The New Diabetic Foot Ulcer standard of Care: instant Total Contact Cast PLUS Polymeric Membrane Dressings*
 Desai,  Nicholas Case Series - Continuous Diffusion of an Adjunctive Therapy to Moist Wound Therapy
 Farrer, M. Dolores  Early Outcomes Utilizing PURION Processed Human Amniotic Membrane Allograft
 Farrer, M. Dolores  Dehisced Surgical Wound Secondary to Osteoectomy of Charcot Foot Treated with Purion® Processed Amniotic Tissue
 Finkelstein, Mark Treatment of refractory wounds with dehydrated amniotic membrane: A case series.
 Frykberg, Robert  Alternative Options For Negative PressurWound Therapfor a Dehisced Surgical Wound: A Case Study
 Frykberg, Robert  Preventing Re-Amputation: Using Human Fibroblast Derived Dermis forClosure of Complicated Post-Surgical Wound Dehiscence
 Frykberg, Robert  The Transmetatarsal Amputation: A Retrospective Analysis of 20 patient
 Frykberg, Robert  Using ciSNap Closed Incision System for Closure in a Ankle ORIF: A Case Report
 Galperin Richard   Clostridial Collagenase Ointment in the Treatment of Inflamed Diabetic Foot Ulcers
 Gillespie, W. Brent  Continuous Diffusion of Oxygen for the Treatment of a Chronic Recalcitrant Venous Stasis Ulcer
 Guerin, Yena  Management of a Transmetatarsal Amputation Dehiscence in a High-Risk Veteran Non-Contact, Low Frequency Ultrasound Therapy: A Case Report
 Humphers, Jon  The Impact of Glycosylated Hemoglobin and Diabetes Mellitus on Postoperative Infections After Foot and Ankle Surgery
 Kavros, Steven  The use of an Acellular Collagen Matrix to Treat Chronic Ulcerations of the Midfoot associated with Charcot Neuroarthropathy
 Kimmel, Howard   An Evidence Based Algorithm for Treating Venous Leg Ulcers Utilizing the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 
 Kimmel, Howard   The Use of a 2.6% Formulated Collagen Topical Gel in Diabetic Foot Ulcers 
 Kimmel, Howard   Treating  Chronic Non Healing Diabetic Ulcers using Cryo-Preserved Amniotic Membranes with Live Mesenchymal Stem Cells
 Kumar, Penninnah  Successful healing Of a Traumatic Wound with the Use of a Human Fibroblast Derived Dermal Substitute
 Lazzarino, Anthony  Department of Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System, Therapeutic Footwear Testing Standards
 Lew, Eric  Elevated Ankle Brachial Indices, Incompressible Arteries, and Radiographic Artery Calcifications are Prognostic Indicators for Lower Extremity Amputation
 Leykum, Brian  Treatment of a Venous Stasis Ulcer with Continuous Diffusion of Oxygen Therapy
 OConnor, Rachel  Limb Salvage Using Advanced Technologies:A Case Report
 Pantera, Peter  Application of amniotic tissue has accelerated healing of plantar hallux ulcer
 Reeter, Amy  Necrotizing Fasciitis in a Type II Diabetic Patient:  A Limb Salvage Case Report
 Schade, Valerie  Success of Transmetatarsal Amputation for Ulceration with and without Peripheral Arterial Disease Versus Peripheral Arterial Disease Alone
 Sessions, J. The Efficacy of the 5.07 Monofilament in Early Diabetic Neuropathy Detection: A finite Elemental Computational Study of Nero-Activation
 Siegel, F.  Polyhexanide and betine Containing wound Care Gel reduces the growth of Microorganisms Log 4.3 to Log 8.5 over the 8-week follow-up in -vitro (50/60 Measurements)
 Stuck, Rodney Injectable PURION Processed Dehydrated Amniotic Membrane Use in Patient with Rupture of the Plantar Fascia
 Tallis, Arthur  A Randomized Controlled Trail of Collagenase Ointment in the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers
 Tallis, Arthur  Healing Wounds with Excellagen: DFU, VLU and Surgical Wound Case Studies
 Thorud, Jakob  Association of Calcaneal Spur with Above Average Body Weight
 Venegonia, Danielle  CISNAP Closed Incision NPWT System: an Adjuct for Transmetatarsal Amputations
 Walkins, Robert  Wound Cleaning And Wound Healing- A Concise Review
 Walters, Jodi  Use of an Ultraportable Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Platform for Optimized Healing of a High risk Surgical incision and Chronic Ulceration in a patient with a Spina Bifida
 Werkhoven,Guy   The Use of Epifix Allograft Implication to Treat Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers IN Refractory and Non-Refractory Patients: A Retrospective Case Study Review of Five Patients in a VA Setting
 Wieszbicki, Brian  Our Experience with an Evidenced Based Approach to treating Diabetic Foot Ulcers (DFU) for the Prevention of Amputations in Veterans Everywhere (PAVE) using Advanced Therapies