About this event

  • Date and time Tue 18 May 2021 from 1:30pm to 6:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Vascular, Lipid and Metabolic Medicine Section

This webinar will update delegates on recent advances and good practice in the management, care and prevention of diabetic foot disease, including foot ulceration and infection management

Experts in the field will provide updates on clinically important topics in diabetic foot management. 

CPD learning applied. 

Topic areas include: 

  • Current best practice in diabetic foot disease 
  • The importance of a multidisciplinary approach when treating diabetic foot disease patients  
  • New advances in the management of diabetic foot disease

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Standard pricing available until 18 May 2021.


RSM Member RSM Trainee RSM Student
£36.00 £27.00 £18.00

Non - Member

Non - Member Trainee Student
£60.00 £45.00 £30.00


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Opening remarks

Professor Gerard Patrick Stansby

Session one

Who does diabetic foot care well and what can we learn from them?

Professor Frances Game 

Learning from the national diabetic foot audit

Professor William Jeffcoate 

Assessing tissue perfusion – how do you know when to intervene and when you have done enough?

Miss Kaji Sritharan

Update on antibiotic management of infection in the diabetic foot

Ketan Dhatariya 

Panel discussion
Comfort break

Session two

Wound care – what works? Is there any evidence?

Professor Keith Harding 

Covid-19, Experiences from the Podiatry Front Line

Richard Leigh, Consultant Podiatrist  

Managing diabetic foot ulceration

Roni Saha, Consultant Physician, St George’s Hospital 

Developments in the prevention of diabetic foot ulceration

Andrew Boulton, President, International Diabetes Federation


Panel discussion
Comfort break

Session three

The difficulties and importance of diagnosing PAD in diabetics
Understanding Charcot's neuroarthropathy and its management

Michael Edmonds

The Vascular Society QIP – will it improve diabetic foot care?

Mr Patrick Coughlin, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Leeds

Revascularizing the foot – current status of distal angioplasty techniques

Professor Stavros  Spiliopoulos, Inteventioal Radiologist, Athens and Professor George Geroulakos, Vascular Surgeon, University of Athens

Panel discussion

Ending remarks

Professor Saroj Das, President, Section of Vascular Lipid Metabolic Medicine, Royal Society of Medicine, Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon, Honorary Professor, Biomedical Engineering Research Theme Institute of Environment, Health and Societies Brunel University, Ex-Director, Clinical Studies, Imperial college and Regional Director, Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSE)

End of webinar



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