Chapter 8. Surgical Approach to the Diabetic 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.ch8

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) Surgical Approach to the Diabetic Foot, in A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696316.ch8

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:

  • diabetic foot;
  • insulin;
  • ankle surgeon;
  • physiotherapist;
  • schizophrenia

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Principles of Surgical Management

  • Goals of Diabetic Foot Surgery

  • Surgical Procedures

  • Amputations of the Foot

  • Surgical Management of the Charcot Foot

  • Acknowledgements

  • Further Reading