Offloading Diabetic Foot Ulcers

We get diabetic foot ulcers from pressure and shear forces. It will heal if we remove the pressure and shear forces.┬áThis is called offloading. Since foot ulcers are created by basically being squished between the ground/shoe and the bone, we can offload ulcers by removing the ground or removing the bone. Removing the ground means … Continue reading Offloading Diabetic Foot Ulcers