A Million-Foot-Long Emergency: Diabetic Foot Emergency Department Admissions in the USA #2014ADA

There are a lot of data here. But here are some summary slides from Grant Skrepnek’s superb ADA talk. 82% of people with diabetes showing up to an ED for care of their foot will be admitted to hospital. There are major disparities involving what happens next.  

David G. Armstrong

Dedicated to amputation prevention, wound healing, diabetic foot, biotechnology and the intersection between medical devices and consumer electronics.

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