A practical clinical manual for the diagnosis, treatment - both medical and surgical - and the long-term care of foot problems in people with diabetes. The authors are world-renowned experts in this subject and they present the internationally recognised best practice. The clinical chapters are presented in a structured, colour-coded format to allow easy reference. The text also includes highlighted best clinical practice tips. Each chapter is accompanied by high-quality, full-colour photographs that provide excellent examples of the earliest presenting signs as well as illustrating the step-by-step guidance on treatment. This book is an essential manual for every healthcare professional involved in the care of patients with diabetes.8.8 Keller resectional arthroplasty of the 1st metatarsophalangeal joint, before and after removal of the proximal one-third of the base of the proximal phalanx. Fig. 8.9 Postoperative anteroposterior radiograph reveals resection of the proximal one-third of the phalangeal base of the hallux. ... 64 mini-blade. Care must be taken to avoid cutting the flexor hallucis longus tendon. The wound is irrigated withanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Practical Manual of Diabetic Foot Care|
|Author||:||Michael E. Edmonds, Alethea V. M. Foster, Lee Sanders|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2008-04-30|