Category: Prevention and costs of care

Researchers Advocate Priority Shift in Care and Research to Prevent DFUs

In a 2016 article in Diabetes Researchers/Metabolism Research and Reviews,researchers Sicco Bus and Jaap van Netten at the University of Amsterdam assert that a shift in priority in diabetic foot care and research is needed. The majority of resources, including time and effort, are spent on ulcer healing even though 75 percent of ulcers are…