Diabetic Foot Infections Guideline Podcast
In this audio podcast, Benjamin Lipsky, MD, discusses IDSA’s Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infections. Dr. Lipsky talks about diagnosing these infections including clinical assessment, when imaging should be obtained, the place of culture, and when to consider bone biopsy for osteomylitis. Dr. Lipsky also discusses the microbiology of diabetic foot infections, recommendations for wound care, and recommendations for antibiotic therapy.
The discussion is hosted by Neil S. Skolnik, professor of family and community medicine at Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and Associate Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Abington Memorial HospitalDownload the audio MP3 file. Download from iTunes.