TIME is Tissue

Why is TIME so import with the foot in diabetes? What do I need to know about tissue loss due to infection and necrosis – why it is so important to get a patient with an acute Diabetes Foot ulcer seen fast and by the right team?

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand why the foot in diabetes can progress so quickly
  • Understand what makes the foot in diabetes so vulnerable
  • Key tips to share with patients to prevent tissue loss
  • Why does infection lead to tissue loss
  • When to refer on and how you would find out to whom to refer to

Tuesday 29 October 2019

16:10 - 16:50

Foot & Wound

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Speakers

Clinical Lead for Podiatry, Solent NHS Trust