A major complication of diabetes is foot ulcer. This patient
education tool uses specific clinical characteristics to
determine a diabetic’s risk for getting a diabetic foot ulcer
over the next 10 years. Tips on how to prevent foot ulcers and
how to maintain healthy feet are included. Also referenced are
multiple websites that overview diabetes, diabetic foot ulcers
and prevention tips in both English and Spanish.
The information provided in this handout does not necessarily reflect the views of the University of Minnesota Medical School physicians and faculty. These materials are provided for informational purposes only and are in no way intended to take the place of the advice and recommendations of your personal health care provider. You use the information provided in these handouts at your own risk.
The Diabetic Foot…A foot ulcer guide for diabetics and tips for healthy feet.
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