Preventing amputations

West Midlands Clinical Network (WMCN) are working closely with Diabetes UK, recently a foot event was held to try and understand in more details why amputations seem to be on the increase and more associated with ‘Foot care’ issues.

There is a programme that can be followed in relation to foot treatment in particular: NICE guidelines should always be followed by each trust.

Or alternatively you can view the Diabetes UK foot care treatment plan offering lots of useful information in relation to foot care like:

Please see our resource page for more information.