Harnessing the Use of Fish Skin for Managing Chronic, Non-Responsive Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Lee C. Rogers, DPM, FFPM RCPS
Chief of Podiatry and Associate Professor
University of Texas Health
San Antonio, Texas
Thanh Nguyen, MD, FRCP, FSVIN, FAHA
Limb Amputation Prevention and Research Podiatry Fellow
University of Texas Health
San Antonio, Texas
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This activity is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and podiatrists across all practice settings involved in the prevention, treatment, and management of patients with diabetic foot complications.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
Evaluate the science and evidence of fish skin and results from a multicenter, randomized controlled trial assessing the efficacy of fish skin graft compared with standard of care in the management of diabetic foot ulcers
Explore, via cases, the application of fish skin to manage diabetic foot ulcers
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Release Date: January 18, 2023
Expiration Date: January 30, 2024
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Dr. Rogers: Advisory Board— Kerecis, CarePICS, AOTI; Consultant—Kerecis; Minor shareholder—Amputation Prevention Experts (APEx) Health Network
Daniel Federman, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
Associate Chief of Medicine
VA Connecticut Healthcare System
West Haven, Connecticut
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Wound Clinic, Family Centers of San Diego
San Diego, CA
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