International consensus and practical guidelines on the management and the prevention of the diabetic foot. International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot

Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2000 Sep-Oct:16 Suppl 1:S84-92. doi: 10.1002/1520-7560(200009/10)16:1+<::aid-dmrr113>;2-s.


In 1999 the International Consensus on the Diabetic Foot was published by a group of independent experts. The consensus process is described in this article together with the Practical Guidelines which were part of the consensus document.

Publication types

  • Consensus Development Conference
  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Diabetic Foot / physiopathology
  • Diabetic Foot / prevention & control*
  • Diabetic Foot / therapy*
  • Foot Ulcer / prevention & control
  • Foot Ulcer / therapy
  • Humans
  • International Agencies
  • International Cooperation