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Use of a Remote Temperature Monitoring Mat for the Early Identification of Foot Ulcers.

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Summary of "Use of a Remote Temperature Monitoring Mat for the Early Identification of Foot Ulcers."

Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) are responsible for considerable morbidity, mortality, and cost. Remote temperature monitoring (RTM) is an evidenced-based and recommended component of standard foot care for at-risk patients. Although previous research has demonstrated the value of RTM for foot ulcer prevention, its benefits related to the early identification of diabetic foot complications may be underappreciated.

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Name: Wounds : a compendium of clinical research and practice
ISSN: 1943-2704
Pages: 44-49

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