Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

Published by: Kowsar

Diabetic Foot: Infections and Outcomes in Iranian Admitted Patients

Azar Hadadi 1 , * , Houra Omdeh Ghiasi 2 , Mahboubeh Hajiabdolbaghi 3 , Majid Zandekarimi 4 and Reza Hamidian 5
Authors Information
1 Department of Internal Medicine, Research Development Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Infectious Diseases, Iranian Research Center for HIV and AIDS, Emam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Zabol University of Pharmacology, Zabol, IR Iran
5 Research Development Center, Sina hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: July 01, 2014, 7 (7); e11680
  • Published Online: July 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 20, 2013
  • Revised: November 30, 2013
  • Accepted: February 11, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.11680

To Cite: Hadadi A, Omdeh Ghiasi H, Hajiabdolbaghi M, Zandekarimi M, Hamidian R. Diabetic Foot: Infections and Outcomes in Iranian Admitted Patients, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(7):e11680. doi: 10.5812/jjm.11680.

Abstract
Copyright © 2014, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. World Health Organization . Diabetes Mellitus. Fact Sheet N 138. . 2012;
  • 2. Tesfaye S, Selvarajah D. Advances in the epidemiology, pathogenesis and management of diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2012; 28 Suppl 1: 8-14[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Yekta Z, Pourali R, Nezhadrahim R, Ravanyar L, Ghasemi-Rad M. Clinical and behavioral factors associated with management outcome in hospitalized patients with diabetic foot ulcer. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 2011; 4: 371-5[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Abdulrazak A, Bitar ZI, Al-Shamali AA, Mobasher LA. Bacteriological study of diabetic foot infections. J Diabetes Complications. 2005; 19(3): 138-41[DOI][PubMed]
  • 5. Larijani B, Zahedi F. Epidemiology of diabetes mellitus in Iran. Iran J Diabetes Lipid Dis. 2002; 1(1): 1-8
  • 6. Dalla Paola L, Faglia E. Treatment of diabetic foot ulcer: an overview strategies for clinical approach. Curr Diabetes Rev. 2006; 2(4): 431-47[PubMed]
  • 7. Espinosa Y, Nieves B, Quintana A. Aerobic and Anaerobic Bacteria in Diabetic Foot Disease. Anaerobe. 1999; 5(3-4): 405-7[DOI]
  • 8. El-Tahawy AT. Bacteriology of diabetic foot. Saudi Med J. 2000; 21(4): 344-7[PubMed]
  • 9. Unachukwu CN, Obunge OK, Odia OJ. The bacteriology of diabetic foot ulcers in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Niger J Med. 2005; 14(2): 173-6[PubMed]
  • 10. Yoga R, Khairul A, Sunita K, Suresh C. Bacteriology of diabetic foot lesions. Med J Malaysia. 2006; 61 Suppl A: 14-6[PubMed]
  • 11. Lipsky BA, Berendt AR, Deery HG, Embil JM, Joseph WS, Karchmer AW, et al. Diagnosis and treatment of diabetic foot infections. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006; 117(7 Suppl): 212S-38S[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. Beliaeva OA, Kryzhevskii VV, Rybianets Iu V, Korzhik NP, Ulanovich LI, Shevchenko AV, et al. [The structure of microflora in ulcerative-necrotic lesions in patients with diabetic foot syndrome]. Klin Khir. 2010; (10): 20-3[PubMed]
  • 13. Pittet D, Wyssa B, Herter-Clavel C, Kursteiner K, Vaucher J, Lew PD. Outcome of diabetic foot infections treated conservatively: a retrospective cohort study with long-term follow-up. Arch Intern Med. 1999; 159(8): 851-6[PubMed]
  • 14. Raja NS. Microbiology of diabetic foot infections in a teaching hospital in Malaysia: a retrospective study of 194 cases. J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2007; 40(1): 39-44[PubMed]
  • 15. Dezfulian A, Salehian MT, Amini V, Dabiri H, Azimi Rad M, Aslani MM, et al. Bacteriological study of diabetic foot infections in an Iranian hospital. Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2011; 13(8): 590-1[PubMed]
  • 16. Morales Lozano R, Gonzalez Fernandez ML, Martinez Hernandez D, Beneit Montesinos JV, Guisado Jimenez S, Gonzalez Jurado MA. Validating the probe-to-bone test and other tests for diagnosing chronic osteomyelitis in the diabetic foot. Diabetes Care. 2010; 33(10): 2140-5[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Alavi A, Sanjari M, Haghdoost A, Sibbald RG. Common foot examination features of 247 Iranian patients with diabetes. Int Wound J. 2009; 6(2): 117-22[DOI][PubMed]
  • 18. Oyibo SO, Jude EB, Tarawneh I, Nguyen HC, Armstrong DG, Harkless LB, et al. The effects of ulcer size and site, patient's age, sex and type and duration of diabetes on the outcome of diabetic foot ulcers. Diabet Med. 2001; 18(2): 133-8[PubMed]
  • 19. Yesil S, Akinci B, Yener S, Bayraktar F, Karabay O, Havitcioglu H, et al. Predictors of amputation in diabetics with foot ulcer: Single center experience in a large Turkish cohort. Hormones. 2009; 8(4): 286-95[DOI]
  • 20. Sohn MW, Budiman-Mak E, Lee TA, Oh E, Stuck RM. Significant J-shaped association between body mass index (BMI) and diabetic foot ulcers. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2011; 27(4): 402-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 21. Tabatabaei Malazy O, Mohajeri-Tehrani MR, Pajouhi M, Shojaei Fard A, Amini MR, Larijani B. Iranian Diabetic Foot Research Network. Adv Skin Wound Care. 2010; 23(10): 450-4[DOI][PubMed]
  • 22. Li X, Xiao T, Wang Y, Gu H, Liu Z, Jiang Y, et al. Incidence, risk factors for amputation among patients with diabetic foot ulcer in a Chinese tertiary hospital. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2011; 93(1): 26-30[DOI][PubMed]
  • 23. Larijani A, Afshari M, Darvish nezhad F, Bastan Hagh MH, Pazhouhi M, Baradar Jalili R, et al. Lower limb amputation in patients with diabetic foot ulcer: A 22 year review. IRCMJ. 2006; 8(3): 4-21
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments