Managing the Diabetic Foot, Second Edition
Copyright © 2005 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Author(s): Michael E Edmonds, Alethea VM Foster
Published Online: 15 APR 2008
Print ISBN: 9781405129701
Online ISBN: 9780470751527
About this Book
Written by the BMA award-winning author team of Mike Edmonds and Alethea Foster
Aimed at podiatrists, nurses, physicians, surgeons, orthotists and all other members of the multidisciplinary diabetic foot team, Managing the Diabetic Foot, Second Edition, remains a "must-have" for all those interested in diabetes and the diabetic foot.
New features of this Second Edition include:
- Chapter on amputation has been expanded as has the overall surgical focus
- Metabolic control and all other aspects of management have also been extensively updated
- New introductory chapter which describes the assessment of the diabetic foot, incorporating an illustrated section on differential diagnosis
- Content aids the implementation of the NICE guidelines and the 'National Service Framework for Diabetes'