Chapter 8. Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  1. Karen Ousey and
  2. Caroline McIntosh
  1. Caroline McIntosh and
  2. Veronica Newton

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697870.ch8

Lower Extremity Wounds: A Problem-Based Learning Approach

Lower Extremity Wounds: A Problem-Based Learning Approach

How to Cite

McIntosh, C. and Newton, V. (2008) Diabetic Foot Ulcers, in Lower Extremity Wounds: A Problem-Based Learning Approach (eds K. Ousey and C. McIntosh), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697870.ch8

Editor Information

  1. University of Huddersfield

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470512661

Online ISBN: 9780470697870

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Keywords:

  • systems of care;
  • national health service;
  • optimize effective care;
  • management models;
  • social care

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Diabetic Foot Ulcers: the Broader Picture

  • Case Scenario

  • Causes of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  • Wound Assessment Model for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  • Wound Management Model for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  • Case Scenario Revisited

  • References