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Know How to Perform a Complete Diabetic Foot Exam

Monday, August 1st, 2011
Diabetic Foot Exam
Jump to the Front Line: Know How To Perform a Complete Diabetic Foot Exam will be presented by Dr. Alison J. Garten DPM, CPed, Kaiser Permanente at this year’s Wild on Wounds National Conference in Las Vegas in September. This is a one-hour interactive session on learning and understanding the parts of a diabetic foot exam including the dermatological,vascular, neurological and orthopedic. We’ll review common areas of skin breakdown based on the different parts of the exam. See a thorough diabetic foot exam presented during this session. We’ll discuss patient examples of diabetic foot exams and learn how to easily spot areas prone to ulceration before they occur. Through this session you will learn the importance of a thorough diabetic foot exam
Be sure to check out this session as it sure to fill up quickly.

For more information about the Wound Care Education Institute, please visit http://www.wcei.net.

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