2.50
Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/347320
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Best Practice Guideline
Level of Evidence:
Other
Research Approach:
Other
Title:
Reducing Foot Complications for People with Diabetes
Other Titles:
Réduction des complications des plaies du pied chez les diabétiques
Author(s):
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Abstract:

The focus of this best practice guideline is to support nurses as they help people with diabetes reduce their risk of foot complications. Specifically, this guideline assists nurses who are not specialists in diabetes care to:

Conduct a risk assessment for foot ulcers;

Provide basic education for prevention of foot ulcers for all clients with diabetes; and

Implement appropriate interventions when clients are assessed as higher risk for foot ulcers and/or amputations.

Keywords:
foot complications; diabetes
MeSH:
Diabetic Foot--complications; Nursing Practice, Evidence-Based; Evidence-Based Practice; Practice Guideline
Repository Posting Date:
30-Mar-2015
Date of Publication:
2007
Version of Published Work:
Publisher's Version
Citation:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2007). Reducing foot complications for people with diabetes. Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from: http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/347320
Publisher:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Series/Report no.:
Nursing Best Practice Guideline
Sponsors:
Ontario. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Full metadata record

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typeBest Practice Guidelineen
dc.evidence.levelOtheren
dc.research.approachOtheren
dc.titleReducing Foot Complications for People with Diabetesen
dc.title.alternativeRéduction des complications des plaies du pied chez les diabétiquesen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario-
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/347320-
dc.description.abstract<p>The focus of this best practice guideline is to support nurses as they help people with diabetes reduce their risk of foot complications. Specifically, this guideline assists nurses who are not specialists in diabetes care to: </p> <p style="margin-left: 30px;">Conduct a risk assessment for foot ulcers; </p> <p style="margin-left: 30px;">Provide basic education for prevention of foot ulcers for all clients with diabetes; and </p> <p style="margin-left: 30px;">Implement appropriate interventions when clients are assessed as higher risk for foot ulcers and/or amputations.</p>en_GB
dc.subjectfoot complicationsen_GB
dc.subjectdiabetesen_GB
dc.subject.meshDiabetic Foot--complicationsen_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Practice, Evidence-Baseden_US
dc.subject.meshEvidence-Based Practiceen_US
dc.subject.meshPractice Guidelineen_US
dc.date.available2015-03-30T14:24:21Z-
dc.date.issued2007-
dc.date.accessioned2015-03-30T14:24:21Z-
dc.type.versionPublisher's Versionen
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2007). Reducing foot complications for people with diabetes. Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from: http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/347320en_GB
dc.publisherRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontarioen_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNursing Best Practice Guidelineen_US
dc.identifier.isbn0920166393-
dc.description.sponsorshipOntario. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Careen_US
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2007). Reducing foot complications for people with diabetes. Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from: http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/347320en_GB
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