[Skip to content]

Policy Positions

Policy Positions

  • Podiatry Led Management Of Peripheral Arterial DiseasePodiatrists are clinically effective in improving early diagnosis, ensuring appropriate treatment and focusing on best outcomes for people with peripheral arterial disease (PAD), as well as reducing healthcare cost burdens. 25 September 2018
  • Podiatric Detection Of Atrial FibrillationPodiatrists are ideally placed to carry out opportunistic checks for undiagnosed atrial fibrillation (AF) as part of a routine podiatry assessment and when encountering visual symptoms that suggest an underlying circulatory disorder. 25 September 2018
  • Non-Medical Prescribing By PodiatristsNon-medical prescribing by podiatrists has enabled more effective use of their skills, time and outcomes, leading to improved experience and journey of their patients. 25 September 2018
  • Podiatrys Role In Keeping Children With MSK Pain ActiveManaging pain and promoting activity ensures children lead active lives which promotes health and well-being. 25 September 2018
  • Podiatry's Role In Primary CareImproving health outcomes and increasing capacity: How podiatrists support improved health outcomes and increase capacity within primary care. 25 September 2018