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Occupational Therapist

Wound Management 113

Neuropathic Wounds: The Diabetic Wound


  • Describe 3 types of neuropathy that may occur in the patient with diabetes
  • Identify critical factors to be included in the history and physical exam of the patient with lower-extremity neuropathic disease
  • Describe the correlation of protective sensation with risk for diabetic foot ulcer
  • Distinguish among the musculoskeletal foot deformities that lead to focal areas of high pressure in the patient with peripheral neuropathy
  • Identify key concepts in effective and appropriate offloading

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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