Research recommendation(s) from an individual piece of guidance
|Guidance||Diabetic foot problems: prevention and management|
|Date issued||August 2015|
Research recommendations coming out of this guidance
Intensive monitoring for people at risk of diabetic foot problems:- Does intensive monitoring of people at risk of diabetic foot disease reduce the morbidity associated with developing the disease and is such monitoring cost effective?
Referral criteria for the foot protection service and the multidisciplinary foot care service:- When and with what criteria should people with diabetes be referred to the foot protection service or the multidisciplinary foot care service?
Education and psycho-behavioural interventions for prevention:- What is the role of educational models and psycho-behavioural interventions in prevention of diabetic foot complications?
Prevention strategies for Charcot arthropathy:- What strategies may be useful in the prevention of Charcot arthropathy?
Diabetic ulcer dressings:- What is the clinical effectiveness of different dressing types in treating diabetic foot problems?