1. Timed Vibration Testing aids in the Diagnosis of Distal Sensory Polyneuropathy

    A new article written by  Prabhakar et al. has demonstrated the utility of timed vibration testing  in diagnosing distal sensory polyneuropathy (DSP) due to a variety of conditions. They utilized a 128 Hz tuning fork and a handheld stopwatch to time how long patients could feel the vibrations at the hallux, medial malleolus and tibial […]

  2. ETF Product Refresh 2019

    The ETF was originally conceived as a way of assisting providers and patients in the prevention of diabetic foot complications through improved diagnosis and tracking of diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN). With this is mind, the company is pleased to announce our latest product updates. Customer feedback combined with the latest evidenced-based research has resulted in […]

  3. Innomed Now Offering OrthoLucent™ O’Brien Bone Clamp

    The company is pleased to announce the release of Innomed’s latest version of the O’Brien clamp. It’s made of a carbon fiber PEEK material that is strong, lightweight, completely radiolucent, can be steam sterilized, and helps to prevent from marring component surfaces.  

  4. New Study Confirms Neuropathy as Leading Risk Factor for Diabetic Ulcers

    A large new study has found that 98% of those diabetic patients with foot ulcers had neuropathy signs. Kahn et al  assessed 2052 diabetic patients with and without diabetic foot ulcers (DFU).  The leading risk factor by far in the DFU group was neuropathy followed by obesity, waist circumference and dyslipidemia. Interestingly, over 17% of […]