Chapter 6. Stage 5: The Necrotic Foot

  1. Michael E. Edmonds MD, FRCP1,
  2. Alethea V. M. Foster PGCE, MChS, SRCh, Dip. Pod.M2 and
  3. Lee J. Sanders DPM3

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696316.ch6

A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care, Second Edition

A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care, Second Edition

How to Cite

Edmonds, M. E., Foster, A. V. M. and Sanders, L. J. (2008) Stage 5: The Necrotic Foot, in A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696316.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Diabetic Foot Medicine, Diabetic Foot Clinic, King's College Hospital, London, UK

  2. 2

    Formerly Consultant Podiatrist, Diabetic Foot Clinic, King's College Hospital, London, UK

  3. 3

    Chief, Podiatry Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161473

Online ISBN: 9780470696316

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Keywords:

  • necrotic foot;
  • gram-negative organisms;
  • acute ischaemia;
  • wound control;
  • neuroischaemic foot

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Presentation and Diagnosis

  • Management

  • Practice Points

  • Further Reading