Nurses' Perspective of Treating Patients With an Amputation Due to Diabetic Foot Syndrome

Conclusions The results of this study highlight the key role that expert nurses play in the care of patients with DFS. Expert nurses considered that amputation leaves the individual physically and psychologically vulnerable, especially upon discharge from hospital. It is therefore essential to provide these patients with comprehensive and multidisciplinary care that includes emotional support.
Source: Clinical Nurse Specialist - Category: Nursing Tags: Feature Article Source Type: research

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