Diabetic Foot Care Teaching 356

Instructed patient to avoid soaking feet into hot water (Test water before use).

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  • Instructed the patient/caregiver on important foot care: inspect feet daily, report any foot...Read more
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  • Instructed patient to cut the toenails straight across and file the edges, don't rip off hangnails.Read more
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  • Instructed patient to check feet by looking between toes use a mirror if necessary or have a friend...Read more
  • Instructed patient to check feet's temperature. If they feel cold or hot, something could be wrong.Read more
  • Instructed patient to never go barefoot or wear thigh garters. Do not wear thigh worn boots for...Read more
  • Instructed patient to wash feet daily and dry them carefully, especially between toes.Read more