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What is High Risk Foot?

What is High Risk Foot?


Aiming to highlight the growing concern with the development of the serious conditions linked to the foot and ankle. Diabetes is the well known condition that leads to significant deformity, infection, and amputation with lasting whole body effects

Understanding how a podiatrist will interact with their patients, advice on prevention and managing the foot crisis as they occur is all part of this important service. Having a holistic approach to wound care, vascular assessment and management of infection in this disease is what a podiatrist will focus on. Utilising the right dressings and off-loading techniques will help reduce the development of the ulcerations as they present.


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