Section: CME Category: Wound Care

Techniques to Assist Wound Healing

John Doolan, DPM

John Doolan, DPM discusses the common diabetic neuropathic foot ulcerations as well as prophylactic surgical techniques to assist with wound healing. Dr Doolan also discusses prophylactic surgical procedures for prevention of recurrence, once healing has occurred.

CPME (Credits: 0.75)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand the common diabetic neuropathic ulcerations that present in the foot
  2. Describe different surgical techniques to help assist with wound healing
  3. Describe the current literature relating to improved wound healing and decreased recurrence rate when patients undergo surgery.
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  • Author
  • John Doolan, DPM

    Co-Director of Program for Advance Limb Preservation (PALP)
    Assistant Professor of Podiatry in Clinical Surgery
    Section Chief Podiatry
    Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    New York-Presbyterian Hospital

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