Evaluation of OxySpur Wound Dressing with TransCu O2 to Study Diabetic Foot Wound Healing
Principal Investigator: Bijan Najafi, Ph.D.
Sponsored by: EO2 Concepts
OxySpur dressing in concert with TransCu Oxygen delivery system is a novel wound healing therapy that promises to enhance vascular conditions at the wound bed and expediting wound healing. The body of work in this area suggests opportunities for better patient care using a simple, inexpensive approach that has few adverse effects.
a) 18-85 years of age
b) History of diabetes
c) Ability to provide informed consent
d) Active diabetic ulcer
a) Charcot arthropathy
b) Unable to ambulate without assistance
c) Bilateral AK/BK amputation
d) Active drug/alcohol abuse (or history of drug/alcohol abuse in last year)
e) Dementia or impaired cognitive function
f) Subjects with osteomyelitis or extreme gangrene