National Evidence-Based Guideline: Prevention, Identification and Management of Foot Complications in Diabetes

Summary information

Publishing date: 
2011
Status: 
Current
Reference number: 
di21
Available in print: 
PDF only or from external developer
Further information: 

Synopsis

The National Evidence-Based Guideline: Prevention, Identification and Management of Foot Complications in Diabetes was developed by Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute.

This guideline is an update of the National Evidence Based Guidelines for the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Part 6 Detection and Prevention of Foot Problems in Type 2 Diabetes (2005).

The purpose of this guideline is to inform a broad range of health professionals and health care workers of best practice to prevent, identify and manage foot complications in adults with type 1 or 2 diabetes in both urban and rural/remote primary care and in specialist foot centres.

Hard copies of the publication can be ordered from Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute at www.bakeridi.edu.au.

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