Certificate Course in Diabetic Footcare

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  • Designed by experts in podiatry and diabetic foot management
  • Based on international best practice guidelines for diabetes foot care
  • Total 5 hours of learning content
  • Apply the knowledge gained to prevent foot problems and amputations




$115 USD*
Key Features
  • Identify the different pathophysiological factors leading to diabetic foot disease
  • Learn the importance and steps of performing foot examination
  • Learn how to manage diabetic foot ulcers of various degrees
  • Get enabled to educate diabetes patients about foot care
Certificate Course in Diabetic Footcare
  • Designed by experts in podiatry and diabetic foot management
  • Based on international best practice guidelines for diabetes foot care
  • Total 5 hours of learning content
  • Apply the knowledge gained to prevent foot problems and amputations




Course Description

There are approximately 70 million people with diabetes in India, and the country is set to become the diabetes capital of world. One of the important complications of diabetes is foot disease. In India, DFUs affect 15% of diabetics during their lifetime. The risk of limb amputation is 10-30 times higher in individuals with diabetes.  Diabetes is the cause in 8 out of 10 non-traumatic limb amputations, of which 85% are due to diabetic foot ulcer. Diabetic foot can cause impose major physical, psychological and financial burden of the patient. Many physicians lack knowledge of foot care and do not check the foot.

In India, there field of podiatry is almost non-existent. The Certificate Course in Diabetic Footcare aims to equip healthcare professionals to provide better footcare to diabetes patients. This course will provide health professionals evidence-based diabetic foot care education to implement footcare as an adjunct to their professional responsibilities. You will learn the causes for diabetic foot ulcers, mechanism of foot ulceration in diabetes, screening for diabetic foot, and the skills needed for the management and prevention of foot ulcers in diabetes.

What you will learn?

  • Global burden of diabetic foot. 
  • Etiopathogenesis of diabetic foot. 
  • Evaluation of diabetic foot.
  • Management of diabetic foot ulcers. 
  • Screening and prevention of diabetic foot.

Course Eligibility: This course is aimed at doctors, nurses, dietitians, surgeons, health assistants, diabetes educators and other healthcare professionals.

Course validity: 4 months.There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

Course fee: 5,000 + GST

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5/5
  • Course Duration
    3 Months 5 hours of learning content
  • Next Batch Date
    6th April 2020
$115 USD*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Key Features
  • feature
    Identify the different pathophysiological factors leading to diabetic foot disease
  • feature
    Learn the importance and steps of performing foot examination
  • feature
    Learn how to manage diabetic foot ulcers of various degrees
  • feature
    Get enabled to educate diabetes patients about foot care

Next Batch Start Date 6th April 2020

Course Duration

3 Months 5 hours of learning content
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