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A guide to the diabetic foot check

A guide to the diabetic foot check

Publication date: Wednesday, 07 June 2017
Contributor(s): Yvonne Stephenson

The annual diabetic foot check plays a vital part in the support and education of people with diabetes. This can be performed easily and with minimal expense, but despite the NICE recommendation (NG19) that everyone with diabetes should have a foot check at least once a year, Diabetes UK reports that up to 400,000 people are not having this performed.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 2, Number 4, BJPCN Online 2017
Contributor(s): Yvonne Stephenson

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