When home wound (visiting nursing) care is needed with a foot wound

Check out this episode! [Transcript] – D. PELTO: I have a special guest here from BAYADA Health Care, Kelly Malo, and we have been talking a little bit about how nursing and home nursing specifically can help people with foot wounds. I treat a lot of people in the office with diabetic foot wounds and…

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Are calluses really a problem?

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Clean margins of bone

Information about clean margins from foot wound. Check out this episode!

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Clean margin after bone infection

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  Here is an example of a patient that needed the 2nd toe amputated.  Afterward this patient developed a bone infection called “osteomylitis” in the bone and more of the bone was removed.  When taking that portion of the bone another sliver of bone is taken called a “clean margin.”  This is a portion of…

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