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Board Review Diabetic Foot

Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Paying Attention to the Details

Suhad Hadi, DPM

Suhad Hadi, DPM reviews the management of foot ulcers emphasizing the importance of recognizing vascular disease, infection, appropriate offloading, nutritional deficiency, factors contributing to non-compliance, the phases of healing and the importance of a team approach.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Examine the statistical impact of diabetes
  2. Recognize the risk factors for ulceration
  3. Select the right questions to best assess the ulcer and its source
  4. Distinguish short and long term management of ulcerations
  5. Describe the importance of the team approach
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education contact hours.

    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Suhad Hadi, DPM

    Louis Stokes Veterans Administration Akron Community Based Outpatient Clinic Akron, OH

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