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Board Review Wound Care

Total Contact Cast

Christopher Bromley, DPM

Christopher Bromley DPM discusses statistics about diabetes, obesity and the management of risk factors for diabetic wound ulcers. Dr Bromley examines the advantages and disadvantages of total contact casting with the newer materials and supports his statements with statistics and case studies. Dr Bromley demonstrates in detail the application and follow-up of total contact casts.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand the current population risk factors for Diabetes
  2. Identify the role of Diabetes in Foot Wounds
  3. Differentiate the various arterial, venous and neuropathic risk factors
  4. Review wound care principles and current trends
  5. Understand the role of total contact casting in the treatment facility
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  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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    Release Date: 05/01/2017 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Christopher Bromley, DPM

    Chairman, Foot and Ankle Surgery
    Vassar Medical Center
    Poughkeepsie, NY

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    Christopher Bromley has nothing to disclose.