Endocrine Grand Rounds

Diabetic Foot Disease: A Primer for the Endocrinologist?



Date
December 13, 2013
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Dane K. Wukich, MD
Chief, Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Science and Technology; Medical Director, UPMC Mercy Center for Healing and Amputation Prevention
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
University of Pittsburgh- School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Be able to identify the early signs of Charcot Stage 0.

2. Understnad the IDSA classification of diabetic foot infections.

3. Understand the role of neurpathy and glycemic control in surgical site infections.