Agenda coming soon
- Demonstrate the basic principles of managing skin and nail disease.
- Recall the underlying etiopathogenesis of diabetic foot ulcers and how this relates to appropriate management.
- Recognize the presenting characteristics of infections of the skin, nail, soft tissue and bone and demonstrate their appropriate management.
- Understand current classification systems for diabetic foot ulcers and diabetic foot infections.
- Identify the basic pathophysiologic mechanisms involved in chronic wounds to be able to determine and utilize appropriate interventions to affect final healing.
- Recognize the ischemic and neuroischemic foot through clinical and diagnostic modalities and understand various treatment options for management.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the evidence supporting multiple advanced wound technologies that can be used to expedite chronic wound healing.
- Identify the role for surgical interventions in the management of high risk lower extremity disorders.
- Surgical and clinical anatomy of the foot
- Epidemiology of diabetic foot problems around the world
- The new offloading techniques in diabetic foot ulcers
- Emerging concepts in Charcot foot
- Clinical application of modern dressing in diabetic foot wounds
- Osteomyelitis management made easy in diabetic foot
- Amit jain’s classification – encompassing diabetic foot lesions universally
- Preventing foot complications in diabetes
- Workshops for skill development in diabetic foot
- Evidence based medicine on newer antibiotics in diabetic foot
- What foot wear to be use in diabetic foot- dilemma resolved in 2016
- Diabetic foot management differs in east versus west
- How to improve diabetic foot practice in one’s own region
- What not to do in diabetic foot – unrevealing the secrets of the experts
- Recent advances in diabetic foot – what an Indian foot surgeon can teach the world
- The Anatomy of Offloading of Acute Charcot Foot
- Principles of Orthotics in Charcot Foot
- Revascularisation of an Ischemic Charcot Foot
Workshops at Global Diabetic Foot Course 2017 are:
- Diabetic foot – assessments, offloading and footwear
- Diabetic foot Amit classification from theory to practice
- Pros and cons
- biofilm infections
- Debridement from Basic to advance
- Electro stimulation
- How we do that: practical approach to clinical practice
- Getting published
Estimated for 30 CME/CNA Credit Hours
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education .and applied pending for approval