Diabetic Foot Team lowers Amputation rate: Norway

By Tash Purcell | February 1, 2016 | Comments Off on Diabetic Foot Team lowers Amputation rate: Norway

Norwegian investigators discovered a significant decrease in the incidence of diabetic foot amputations in one town 10 years after the establishment of a diabetic foot team at the city’s only hospital. Diabetic foot team lowers rate of major amputations

Diabetic Foot: Facts and Figures

By Tash Purcell | February 1, 2016 | Comments Off on Diabetic Foot: Facts and Figures

If diabetes were a country, it would be the 4th largest in the world Diabetic Foot: Facts and Figures

Diabetes UK: Putting Feet First

By Tash Purcell | February 1, 2016 | Comments Off on Diabetes UK: Putting Feet First

People with diabetes are 30 times more likely to have a lower limb amputation than people without the condition. Diabetes UK is Putting Feet First and fighting to save people with diabetes from unnecessary amputations.