Use the following resources and tools to improve footcare for people with diabetes.
Up to 80% of people with diabetes die within five years of having an amputation or a foot ulcer. Evidence shows that providing an integrated footcare pathway, with trained staff in foot protection services in the community and speedy access to multidisciplinary specialist teams, considerably lowers the risk of amputation.
Resources for your patients
- Guidance on diabetes and coronavirus, including how it's affecting annual foot checks.
- A guide to Diabetes and Feet.