Journal articlesAwareness ride for the 140 diabetic foot amputations per week in England

Awareness ride for the 140 diabetic foot amputations per week in England

15/09/17 | Societies, Surgical wounds, Wellbeing and concordance | Graham Bowen

There are an estimated 4.5 million people living with diabetes mellitus in the UK. As a consequence of long-term diabetes, people are at risk of developing foot ulcers — in the UK alone, around 86,000 people with diabetes have a foot ulcer.