Section: CME Category: Diabetic Foot

Terminal Outcomes In The Diabetic Foot - How Does The Timeline Of Podiatric Biomechanical Intervention Modify Them

Robert Eckles, DPM, MPH

Robert Eckles, DPM, MPH discusses current interventions in podiatric medicine for the diabetic foot. Dr Eckles discusses what current treatment modalities have shown to be successful and what modalities are lacking research. He also highlights interventions that modify the terminal outcome in a diabetic foot.

CPME (Credits: 0.75)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Report that people with diabetes are living longer, amputation rates have decreased, and there are many procedural interventions that have been proven effective in preventing major amputation.
  2. Report prevention of charcot deformity is not well defined
  3. Review what podiatric interventions modify the terminal outcomes in a diabetic foot.
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    Release Date: 06/07/2018 Expiration Date: 12/31/2020

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  • Robert Eckles, DPM, MPH

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