Table 2—

Baseline characteristics

Total populationDorsal ulcersPlantar ulcers
Control group
n361620
 Diabetes
  Type 13 (8.0)2 (12.0)1 (5.0)
  Type 233 (92.0)14 (88.0)19 (95.0)
 TcPo2 (mmHg)48.5 (20.5)44 (15.5)49.5 (21)
 Ankle brachial index0.7 (0.22)0.75 (0.4)0.7 (0.22)
 HbA1c (%)8.1 ± 2.257.9 ± 1.528.3 ± 2.75
Treatment group
n432122
 Diabetes
  Type 19 (20.93)5 (24.0)4 (18.0)
  Type 234 (79.07)16 (76.0)18 (82.0)
 TcPo2 (mmHg)48.0 (24.0)42.0 (14.0)60.0 (20.0)
 Ankle Brachial Index0.73 (0.3)0.7 (0.36)0.8 (0.2)
 HbA1c (%)7.9 ± 2.137.6 ± 1.888.2 ± 2.33
  • Data are n (%); median (interquartile range) for TcPo2, ankle brachial index, and HbA1c; or means ± SD.