A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care / Edition 2

A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care / Edition 2

by Michael E. Edmonds, Alethea V. M. Foster, Lee Sanders
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405161477

ISBN-13: 9781405161473

Pub. Date: 02/19/2008

Publisher: Wiley

A practical clinical manual for the diagnosis, treatment - both medical and surgical - and the long-term care of foot problems in people with diabetes. The authors are world-renowned experts in this subject and they present the internationally recognised best practice.

The clinical chapters are presented in a structured, colour-coded format to allow easy reference.

Overview

A practical clinical manual for the diagnosis, treatment - both medical and surgical - and the long-term care of foot problems in people with diabetes. The authors are world-renowned experts in this subject and they present the internationally recognised best practice.

The clinical chapters are presented in a structured, colour-coded format to allow easy reference. The text also includes highlighted best clinical practice tips. Each chapter is accompanied by high-quality, full-colour photographs that provide excellent examples of the earliest presenting signs as well as illustrating the step-by-step guidance on treatment. This book is an essential manual for every healthcare professional involved in the care of patients with diabetes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405161473
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/19/2008
Series:
Practical Manual of Series, #3
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

Prologue viii

1 Introduction 1

2 Stage 1: The Normal Foot 21

3 Stage 2: The High-risk Foot 45

4 Stage 3: The Ulcerated Foot 81

5 Stage 4: The Infected Foot 130

6 Stage 5: The Necrotic Foot 181

7 Stage 6: The Unsalvageable Foot 215

8 Surgical Approach to the Diabetic Foot 229

Index 273

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