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Diabetic Foot Risk Stratification Programme

Diabetic foot disease is the most prevalent complication in diabetes. The infected diabetic foot is the most frequent cause of admission to hospital for a diabetic. Up to 40% of the total costs of diabetes are related to the diabetic foot. The 5 year mortality rate for someone with a healable, diabetic foot wound is higher than all cancers except lung and pancreatic cancer. These compelling statistics would suggest ...more »

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