TITLE

Happy Feet

AUTHOR(S)
Weiss, Rhoda
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Marketing Health Services;Winter2006, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the importance of examining the feet to diagnose diabetes. Of the 21 million Americans with diabetes, 6.2 million are unaware that they have the disease, which contributes to 85,000 amputations annually. The American Podiatric Medical Association is launching a nationwide campaign to persuade patients to ask their doctors to inspect their feet at standard checkups.
ACCESSION #
23535479

 

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