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Diabetic foot

Managing the diabetic foot

Ensuring that diabetic feet do not produce complications is essential, write Melissa Blow and Annie Clothier

How to prevent amputations

Diabetes is an increasingly common long-term condition. One person is diagnosed with type 2 diabetes every three minutes in England, equating to about 700 people every day.

Managing the diabetic foot

The feet of diabetics are at risk of ulceration. Suneeta Kochhar discusses assessment and prevention in these patients.

Skin conditions in diabetics

Nearly three million people in the UK are known to have diabetes and many remain undiagnosed. Jean Watkins discusses some common presentations that can be indicators of undiagnosed diabetes.

The cleansing of chronic wounds

Routine wound cleansing can be detrimental to fragile new tissue, so it is vital to adapt a plan of care to meet the needs of the the patient, writes Menna Lloyd Jones

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