|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This subject will extend students' theoretical knowledge and clinical skills in relation to advanced decision making in complex situations in podiatric practice. The subject aims to equip students with the skills and expertise to address complex acute and chronic foot health issues and collaborate with other health professionals in a range of health settings to achieve the best podiatric outcomes for patients. A range of topics will be presented across the age continuum including: assessment and management of high risk feet; foot health issues and diabetes and renal and other chronic diseases; education and training of other health professionals in relation to the high risk foot; care and management of complex wounds of the foot; oedema and peripheral vascular disease risk assessment; lower limb musculoskeletal injuries, assessment and management; and the development of prevention and self-management programs for individuals and groups.
|Study Period 2, External|
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020|
|Coordinator:||<Person not found>|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
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