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Foot problems in diabetes

Foot problems in diabetes

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Time to Complete

0.5 hours


September 25, 2015


December 6, 2018

Programme Description

Dr Suneeta Kochhar describes the steps recommended by NICE for preventing and managing foot problems in people with diabetes. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include clinical examination to assess for neuropathy, limb ischaemia, ulceration etc, management of diabetic foot ulcers, and when to refer.

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Understand the importance of assessing for foot problems in patients with diabetes
  • List the steps involved in assessing and managing foot problems in diabetes
  • Recognise when to refer patients
  • Author

    Activity and test author
    Dr Suneeta Kochhar


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.5 learning credits (0.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time.


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    • A computer with an internet connection
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