The 2015 IWGDF guidance documents on prevention and management of foot problems in diabetes: development of an evidence-based global consensus.

@article{Bakker2016The2I,
  title={The 2015 IWGDF guidance documents on prevention and management of foot problems in diabetes: development of an evidence-based global consensus.},
  author={K. F. C. de Bakker and J A P Apelqvist and Benjamin A. Lipsky and Jaap J van Netten},
  journal={Diabetes/metabolism research and reviews},
  year={2016},
  volume={32 Suppl 1},
  pages={2-6}
}
Foot problems complicating diabetes are a source of major patient suffering and societal costs. Investing in evidence-based, internationally appropriate diabetic foot care guidance is likely among the most cost-effective forms of healthcare expenditure, provided it is goal-focused and properly implemented. The International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (IWGDF) has been publishing and updating international Practical Guidelines since 1999. The 2015 updates are based on systematic reviews… CONTINUE READING
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