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Resources for Foot Care Nurses in Canada

Nursing foot care is a practice that always considers our patients and clients holistic’s needs. We realize that we must practice as part of the greater health care team. Our care often intersects and overlaps the care given by other health professionals. To help us do this we draw on resources from a wide variety of other sources as well as our own to help us be valuable team members.

This listing of resources will grow over time. Only resources from recognized health professional agencies or institutions will be listed. Preference will be given to web–accessible resources that are most closely related to nursing foot care and the types of clients that we most commonly see.

If you have a web–accessible resource that you would like to see listed here, please send an email containing the resource information and contact information to president@cafcn.ca.

Publications

Diabetic Foot Canada e-Journal

Wounds Canada is heading a multi-partner initiative called Diabetic Foot Canada (DFC), working with several government bodies and not-forprofit organizations. DFC is focused solely on diabetic foot disease, with a strong tie-in to the important etiological issues of diabetes.

Diabetic Foot Canada e-Journal is available online at www.diabeticfootcanadajournal.ca. This innovative publication addresses an interdisciplinary audience of health-care professionals who care for people with diabetes.

Diabetic Foot Canada Journal

Resources

Best Practice Resources directly related to Nursing Foot Care
Client and Patient Education Material for Foot Care
Infection Control Federal Documents
Conditions Commonly Found in Nursing Foot Care Clients and Patients