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Section: CME Category: Infectious Disease

Diabetic Foot Infections - IDSA Guidelines

Warren Joseph, DPM

Warren S Joseph, DPM focuses on the new IDSA diabetic foot guidelines. Dr Joseph outlines the key features of the guidelines, as well as discusses how following evidenced-based guidelines can improve patient outcomes specifically for diabetic foot infections.

CME (Credits: 0.75) Completion (Credits: 1)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Demonstrate the benefits of having clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetic foot infections
  2. Identify and demonstrate the key questions of the IDSA guidelines
  3. Demonstrate the classification of diabetic foot infections according to the IDSA guidelines
  4. Identify the key steps in early management of diabetic foot infections
  5. Demonstrate and interpret the IDSA guidelines for antibiotic recommendations
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CME (Credits: 0.75)

    PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.75 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 03/16/2018 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • Completion (Credits: 1)

    This lecture has been approved for the PRESENT Residency Education Online Curriculum by the PRESENT Curriculum Committee.

    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • Author
  • Warren Joseph, DPM

    Adjunct Clinical Professor
    Arizona College of Podiatric Medicine at Midwestern University
    Glendale, AZ Editor - Journal of the APMA

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    Warren Joseph has disclosed that he is a consultant/speaker's bureau for Ortho Dermatologics; an advisor to Paratek.