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Clinical care of the diabetic foot

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Author
Armstrong, David G.
Lavery, Lawrence A.
Call Number
WK835 C45 2005
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Clinical care of the diabetic foot
Author
Armstrong, David G.
Lavery, Lawrence A.
Responsibility
David G. Armstrong and Lawrence A. Lavery, editors
Place
Alexandria, Va.
Publisher
American Diabetes Association
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
viii, 116 p. : ill.
Subjects
Diabetic foot
Diabetes
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes complications
Foot Diseases
Foot - surgery
Abstract
Offers practical advice on detecting and managing diabetes-related foot complications. Includes patient risk factors, preventative footwear, conducting foot exams, wound care (debridement and off-loading), managing infections and faulty healing, and charcot foot and peripheral arterial disease.
Notes
Includes bibliographic references and index.
Chapters: Role of systemic disease in diabetic foot complications -- Pathogenesis of diabetic foot complications -- Diabetic foot examination -- Foot risk classification and prevention -- Shoes and insoles for at-risk people with diabetes -- Ulcer assessment and classification -- Off-loading the diabetic foot wound -- Debridement of the diabetic foot -- Adjunctive wound therapies -- Diabetic charcot foot: recognition, evaluation, and management -- Infection in the diabetic foot -- Evaluation and management of peripheral arterial disease.
ISBN
1580402232
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WK835 C45 2005
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