Diabetic Foot Clinic
The Diabetic Foot clinic furnishes those afflicted with foot ulcer with the latest treatment modalities under the supervision of endocrinologist, vascular surgeon, practitioner,infection specialistand a trained nurse. This clinic is also outfitted with an outpatient operating room for wound debridement, and skill lab with offloading device and Novel dressing.
In this clinic, practitioners, who have completed the comprehensive practical and theoretical diabetes foot course, visit patients under the supervision of endocrinologists. Subsequent visits are based on the patients’ further need and physicians’ recommendations.
The specialists and highly trained nurses in this clinic perform such medical examination modalities as ABI Doppler Sonography, monofilament test and other specific diagnostic test on diabetic foot.
Diabetic Foot Ward
The multidisciplinary Diabetic Foot Ward with 18 inpatient bedswill be
established in Dr. Shariati Hospital of Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
The primary goals are reform of practice in diabetic foot care, novel information transmission to practice by launch active cooperation between members of multidisciplinary group and organization diabetic foot care programs for general population, patients and health care providers.