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    • Bioburden after Staphylococcus aureus inoculation in type 1 diabetic rats undergoing internal fixation. 

      Blueschke, G; Brown, NL; Cho, Eugenia H; Erdmann, D; Klitzman, Bruce; Rose, MB; Schoenfisch, MH (Plast Reconstr Surg, 2014-09)
      SUMMARY: Fracture stabilization in the diabetic patient is associated with higher complication rates, particularly infection and impaired wound healing, which can lead to major tissue damage, osteomyelitis, and higher amputation ...
    • Implant healing in experimental animal models of diabetes. 

      Klitzman, Bruce; Le, NN; Levinson, H; Rose, MB (J Diabetes Sci Technol, 2011-05-01)
      Diabetes mellitus is becoming increasingly prevalent worldwide. Additionally, there is an increasing number of patients receiving implantable devices such as glucose sensors and orthopedic implants. Thus, it is likely that ...
    • The effect of nitric oxide surface flux on the foreign body response to subcutaneous implants. 

      Brown, NL; Klitzman, Bruce; Koh, A; Nichols, Scott P; Riccio, DA; Rose, MB; Schoenfisch, MH; ... (9 authors) (Biomaterials, 2012-09)
      Although the release of nitric oxide (NO) from biomaterials has been shown to reduce the foreign body response (FBR), the optimal NO release kinetics and doses remain unknown. Herein, polyurethane-coated wire substrates ...