36.1 Selected Preventive Foot Care Guidelines and Resources for Providers

Diabetes Planned Visit Notebook

This table of Web links to foot care guidelines and provider resources is part of the Diabetes Planned Visit Notebook.

Selected Preventive Foot Care Guidelines and Resources for Providers and Patients with Diabetes

OrganizationCommentsWeb Address
American Diabetes Association/National Institutes of Health (Feet Can Last a Lifetime)Guidelines, provider resource packetshttp://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/Feet_HCGuide.pdf
Department of Veterans AffairsGuidelineshttp://www1.va.gov/diabetes/
International Consensus on the Diabetic FootGuidelineshttp://www.iwgdf.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=28&Itemid=24
International Diabetes CenterGuidelines and implementation strategieshttp://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?doc_id=4158&nbr=003186&string=%22international+diabetes+center%22
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle SocietyGuidelineshttp://www.aofas.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=1
Bureau of Primary Health Care (LEAP Program)Provider training and monofilament distributionhttp://www.hrsa.gov/leap/default.htm
Amputation Prevention Global Resource CenterOnline provider and patient resourceshttp://www.diabetesresource.com
Current as of January 2008
Internet Citation: 36.1 Selected Preventive Foot Care Guidelines and Resources for Providers: Diabetes Planned Visit Notebook. January 2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/diabnotebk/diabnotebk361.html