David G. Armstrong
David G. Armstrong, professor of surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, is the founder and co-director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance, which aims to reduce amputations due to diabetes.
Stories by David G. Armstrong:
Diabetic foot wounds kill millions, but high-tech solutions and teamwork are making a difference
A USC researcher on the lower extremity complications of diabetes offers ideas on how to reduce painful, often deadly foot ulcers.
Surgeon tells how his team aims to reduce amputations due to diabetes
Contrary to popular belief, diabetes doesn’t make your leg fall off. There’s a “stairway to amputation” with several steps.