65 year-old-male-patient with chronic diabetes, presented with a picture of diabetic foot ulcer (HBA1C 11%)
A. Give (4) ED management? (2marks)
B. Who (2) should be involved in management for this patient? (1mark)
1.Thorough wound, vascular, peripheral sensory assessments.
2.Diabetes control/Glycemic control – review her regular medications
3.Nonadherent dressing to wound
4.FBC,UE,VBG,Glucose – Rule out acute infections / X-ray to r/o osteomyelitis
4.Refer for i/v antibiotics /Debridement
2.Diabetes specialist nursing.
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