Diabetes Planned Visit Notebook

36.1 Selected Preventive Foot Care Guidelines and Resources for Providers & Patients with DM

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

Organization Comments Web Address
American Diabetes Association/National Institutes of Health (Feet Can Last a Lifetime) Guidelines, provider resource packets http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/pubs/Feet_HCGuide.pdf
Department of Veterans Affairs Guidelines http://www1.va.gov/diabetes/
International Consensus on the Diabetic Foot Guidelines http://www.iwgdf.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=28&Itemid=24
International Diabetes Center Guidelines and implementation strategies http://www.guideline.gov/summary/summary.aspx?doc_id=4158&nbr=003186&string=%22international+diabetes+center%22
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Guidelines http://www.aofas.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=1
Bureau of Primary Health Care (LEAP Program) Provider training and monofilament distribution http://www.hrsa.gov/leap/default.htm
Amputation Prevention Global Resource Center Online provider and patient resources http://www.diabetesresource.com
Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: 36.1 Selected Preventive Foot Care Guidelines and Resources for Providers & Patients with DM. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/diabnotebk/diabnotebk361.html