A telephone survey describing self-reported adherence to off-loading devices in patients with diabetic foot ulcers
Leigh-Anne Victoria Underhill, BScN, and Carly Ryan Simpson, BScN - Arthur Labatt School of Nursing, Western University, St. Joseph's Primary Care Diabetes Support Program, London, ON, Canada
- Sigma Affiliation
- Iota Omicron
- Contributor Affiliation(s)
- Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
Visits vs Downloads
Visitors - World Map
Top Visiting Countries
Top Visiting Cities
Visits (last 6 months)
Downloads (last 6 months)
Popular Works for Underhill, Leigh-Anne Victoria by View
Popular Works for Underhill, Leigh-Anne Victoria by Download
We describe the results of a 12-week pilot where pressure offloading devices were made available to eligible patients with diabetic foot ulcers being treated in a diabetes management clinic. The novel Offloading Adherence Scale, developed from two previously validated instruments, was used to capture self-reported measures of adherence.
30th International Nursing Research Congress: Theory-to-Practice: Catalyzing Collaborations to Connect Globally. Held 25-29 July 2019 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
|Review Type||Abstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host|
|Keywords||Diabetic Foot Ulcers;
All rights reserved by the author(s) and/or publisher(s) listed in this item record unless relinquished in whole or part by a rights notation or a Creative Commons License present in this item record.
All permission requests should be directed accordingly and not to the Sigma Repository.
All submitting authors or publishers have affirmed that when using material in their work where they do not own copyright, they have obtained permission of the copyright holder prior to submission and the rights holder has been acknowledged as necessary.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subjects.
Oni, David; Postma, Julie M.; Oneal, Gail; Eide, Phyllis; Neumiller, JoshuaDiabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) are a major cause of morbidity and mortality globally. A gap however, exists between healthcare provider recommendations and actions taken by patients with DFUs. This research provides with broad ...
The effect of bundled interventions on self-management skills for patients with diabetic foot ulcerations Zima, JaniceThis project examined the self-management skills of patients with diabetes who have a preexisting ulceration, and determined the impact of a high intensity, nurse-administered foot care intervention bundle (NA-FCIB) upon ...
Perceptions of diabetes self-management education and support, diabetes self-management behavior, and self-reported health in persons diagnosed with type II diabetes Towne, Tracy M. (2016-03-21)Session presented on Monday, November 9, 2015 and Tuesday, November 10, 2015: Diabetes has a physical and mental burden to those with the illness. Economically there is a significant impact to the United States' health ...
Allen, JonathanPurpose: The purpose of this quality improvement project was to improve medical device-related pressure ulcers (MDRPU) incidence rates on a 23-bed orthopedic unit within a large midwestern hospital located in a metropolitan ...
In patients with type 2 diabetes, what impact does the American Diabetes Association foot care guidelines have in preventing lower extremity complications? Bethel, Kniaka R. (2015-09-17)Guidelines are established to address specific needs of a clinical problem and assist clinicians with decision-making. The complexity of Type 2 diabetes warrants the use of such guidelines to help provide evidence-based ...