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High Risk Diabetic Foot

Treatment and Prevention, 1st Edition

Edited by Lawrence A. Lavery, Edgar J G. Peters, Ruth Bush

CRC Press

280 pages

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Emphasizing a team approach that includes the practicing podiatrist, endocrinologist, diabetologist, vascular surgeon, orthopedist, and infectious disease specialist, The High Risk Diabetic Foot provides a thorough and detailed resource on the management of complex diabetic foot problems. This comprehensive text is an essential tool that will enabl

Table of Contents

Peripheral arterial disease. Clinical and vascular laboratory assessment of peripheral vascular disease. Endovascular treatment of infrainguinal arterial disease. Open arterial reconstruction of the diabetic foot. Diabetic neuropathy and the lower extremity. Painful diabetic neuropathy. Advanced therapies to treat diabetic foot ulcers. The infected diabetic foot. Offloading the diabetic foot. Surgical approach to the diabetic foot ulcer. Charcot arthropathy. Amputation. Preventing foot complications. Impact of specialized foot clinics.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Endocrinology & Metabolism
MEDICAL / Surgery / General