ALG leaders call for emphasis on diabetic foot ulcer prevention, pre-ulcer offloading

The prevention of diabetic foot ulcers should be prioritized ahead of wound care, according to wound care industry representatives at the 7th International Symposium on the Diabetic Foot. “For too long, the provision of consumable wound dressings has dominated the market as opposed to prevention methods, which can drastically reduce the risk of ulcers occurring,” Hugh Sheridan, CEO of ALG, said in a press release.

The prevention of diabetic foot ulcers should be prioritized ahead of wound care, according to wound care industry representatives at the 7th International Symposium on the Diabetic Foot. “For too long, the provision of consumable wound dressings has dominated the market as opposed to prevention methods, which can drastically reduce the risk of ulcers occurring,” Hugh Sheridan, CEO of ALG, said in a press release.

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ALG leaders call for emphasis on diabetic foot ulcer prevention, pre-ulcer offloading