Section: Canada Category: Diabetic Foot

Diabetic Pedal Osteomyelitis - Concepts and Controversies

Marlena Jbara, MD

Marlena Jbara, MD reviews current epidemiologic trends and implications related to care and imaging of the diabetic foot as well as current guidelines and pertinent imaging findings related to diabetic foot pathology.

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CPME (Credits: 1)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review current epidemiologic trends and implications related to care and imaging of the diabetic foot.
  2. Review current IDSA and ACR guidelines with imaging findings of X-Ray, MRI, and PET-MRI in patients afflicted with the diabetic foot.
  3. Review the pathophysiology of the diabetic foot.
  4. Review international and national guidelines with respect to imaging of the diabetic foot.
  5. Review pertinent imaging findings and pitfalls of diabetic foot pathology with regards to X-Ray, MRI, and PET MRI.
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 1)

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    Release Date: 05/20/2020 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

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    Marlena Jbara has nothing to disclose.