IYIA Technologies, Inc. Launches Technology to Reduce Amputations Due to Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Published: Jun 25, 2007
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Everyday, someone someplace will have their lower limb amputated due to continual complications from a diabetic foot ulcer. Approximately 2.4 million diabetic foot ulcers are diagnosed each year in the U.S., many progressing to lower limb amputation. It is estimated that the U.S. healthcare costs for treating diabetic foot ulcers and related amputations exceed $10 billion per year.