The 2019 Congress of Podiatry is the 3rd international, interdisciplinary diabetic foot congress organized in Romania by the Association of Podiatry. The Congress has the intention to put together physicians from different fields of medicine, from different specialties, all of them involved in foot care, especially in diabetic foot care, for developing the multidisciplinary team so necessary for foot care. The Congress also has the intention to put together physicians and nurses for developing the multidisciplinary team in diabetic foot management in the benefit of the patients.
The main course of the congress is designed for the wide spectrum of generalists and specialists who diagnose and manage the diabetic foot. Didactic talks, panel discussions, Q&A sessions, specialty symposia and workshops will delve into diagnostic and interventional strategies for diabetic foot ulcers and amputation prevention. Featuring a world-renowned international faculty, the 2019 Congress of Podiatry offers the opportunity to review state-of-the-art concepts and techniques.
The debates and the lectures of the Congress of Podiatry are in the interest of the physicians from the specialties of diabetes, surgery, vascular surgery, dermatology, orthopaedics, neurology, and reumatology. Parallel session will be organized for nurses and physiotherapists. All the topics aim to increase the awareness of podiatry, of foot care in health care professionals and nevertheless in the general population. Diabetic foot field is a full day topic due to the continuously increasing number of people with diabetes, and also due to the high rate of amputation in same population.
"Podiatrists understand how the foot works, they are the foot scientists par excellence. It is with great enthusiasm that the International Federation of Podiatrists supports the Romanian Association for podiatry in their efforts of recognizing podiatry as a health care profession and this for the benefit of patients with foot and ankle ailments."
Caroline Teugels, Executive Director FIP-IFP
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