Non-Contact Ulcer Area Calculation System for Neuropathic foot Ulcer

Publication date: Available online 11 August 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Parth Shah, Siddaram Mahajan, Sharmila Nageswaran, Sathish Kumar Paul, Mannam Ebenzer Background Around 125785 new cases in year 2013-14 of Leprosy were detected in India as per WHO report on Leprosy in September 2015 which accounts to approximately 62% of the total new cases. Anaesthetic foot caused by leprosy leads to uneven loading of foot leading to ulcer in approximately 20% of the cases. Much efforts have gone in identifying newer techniques to efficiently monitor the progress of ulcer healing.

Publication date: Available online 11 August 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Parth Shah, Siddaram Mahajan, Sharmila Nageswaran, Sathish Kumar Paul, Mannam Ebenzer Background Around 125785 new cases in year 2013-14 of Leprosy were detected in India as per WHO report on Leprosy in September 2015 which accounts to approximately 62% of the total new cases. Anaesthetic foot caused by leprosy leads to uneven loading of foot leading to ulcer in approximately 20% of the cases. Much efforts have gone in identifying newer techniques to efficiently monitor the progress of ulcer healing.

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Non-Contact Ulcer Area Calculation System for Neuropathic foot Ulcer