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Board Review Wound Care

Problem Cases from the High Risk Foot clinic: Infection Management and Limb Salvage

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

Robert G. Frykberg, DPM, MPH will review how to approach diabetic foot ulcers to optimize healing. It will review several difficulty cases of advanced foot infection and discuss current recommendations for limb salvage.

CPME (Credits: 1)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand how to diagnose limb-threatening infections based on early presentation and clinical signs
  2. Understand appropriate management concepts for severe diabetic foot infections
  3. Recognize peripheral arterial disease underlying wounds
  4. Understand current concepts in managing chronic wounds
  5. Discuss when amputations are indicated
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 1)

    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 1 continuing education contact hours.

    Release Date: 07/11/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

    PRESENT Editor - Diabetic Limb Salvage
    Residency Director
    Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center
    Phoenix, AZ

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