These boots are made for walking: Looking beyond the risk factors for lower limb amputations in patients with diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) is a growing health concern that causes considerable morbidity and mortality.1,2 Lower extremity amputations (LEAs) are amongst the most serious and costly complication of T2DM.1,2 Diabetic foot complications, including peripheral vascular disease, neuropathy and structural foot deformities, account for most LEAs.1,3 A multidisciplinary approach aimed at early detection and management […]