Effectiveness of a Patient Education Module on Diabetic Foot Care
in Outpatient Setting: An Open-label Randomized Controlled Study.
Specialty foot care will be offered for children, sports injuries, and elder and diabetic foot care
It was very well attended by Diabetologists, endocrinologists and family physicians interested in diabetic foot care
. Saving Feet by implementation of guidelines in clinical practice was the theme of the conference.
In view of the marked incidence in the incidence of diabetes and its growing implications for the patients, mainly with scanty resources, a dedicated diabetic foot care
and wound clinic will be made functional in next few months.
Guidelines for diabetic foot care
: Recommendations endorsed by the diabetes committee of the American orthopaedic foot and ankle society.
She specialize in foot and ankle deformities, fractures, sprains, wound care, trauma, injections, skin and nail conditions, orthotics, and diabetic foot care
The Chiropody Center, founded by the German doctor in 1994, specialises in diabetic foot care
. It offers custom-made orthotics for anyone with foot-related issues.
On the occasion, Sheikha Moza presented the ARC'18 Best Research Project Award to Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) for a diabetic foot care
project by Dr Talal Khader Talal and Dr David Armstrong, and the ARC'18 Best Innovation Award to Qatar Computing Research Institute for the invention of advanced copying system implemented by Eng Ahmed Ali and Dr Hassan Sajid.
The members of the diabetic foot care
team usually consist of a general practitioner, nurse, educator, orthotist, podiatrist, vascular surgeon, infection disease specialist, dermatologist, endocrinologist, dietitian, and orthopedic surgeon [17, 22, 25].
Many studies worldwide have shown that a greater proportion of diabetic patients have poor knowledge about diabetic foot care
VPT was measured with a biothesiometer - Vibrometer-VPT[R] (Diabetic Foot Care
, Madras Engineering Service, India) in a standardized fashion by a single observer.
Given the significance and magnitude of the problem, a number of regional diabetic foot care
initiatives has been established.