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- Website: Evidently Cochrane
- Resource type: Article
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People with diabetes have a higher risk of foot ulcers. Infected foot ulcers can lead to complications, including amputation. Pressure-relieving casts can help speed healing. More research is needed on the benefits of other treatments, like blood sugar control, different types of dressings and wound care.
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diabetic foot, foot care, nerve damage, neuropathy, debridement, hydrogel
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Rated on: 7/12/2016 2:35:23 PM
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