By focusing on the need for a speedy response to the clinical signs, it will enable doctors make rapid, effective management decisions in order to help prevent deterioration and avoid the need for evental foot amputation
Each chapter focuses specifically on the different stages of foot disease and the clinical management required at that particular stage, ie, the normal foot high-risk foot, ulcerated foot, infected foot, necrotic foot and unsalvageable foot
Full colour throughout, it will feature over 150 clinical photos, numerous hints and tips to aid rapid-reference, as well as the latest national and international guidelines on diabetic foot management
Managing the Diabetic Foot, 3E, is the ideal go-to clinical tool for all diabetes professionals, specialist diabetes nurses and podiatrists managing patients with diabetic foot problems.
The 3rd edition of Managing the Diabetic Foot once again provides a practical, handy and accessible pocket guide to the clinical management of patients with severe feet problems associated with diabetes, such as ulcers, infections and necrosis
Therefore visual recognition of presenting clinical signs is absolutely key for a successful diagnosis and subsequently, the right management programme