Friction Management Technique for Patient with Diabetic Ulcers

Featured in Tamarack Designer newsletter (Issue 1, Winter 08)

This case highlights the use of Friction Management Techniques using ShearBan©.

Patient: 67 yr male with Type II Diabetes, ulcers, ray amputations.

Results: Mr. X was seen for follow-up of orthotic management every two weeks after the initial visit, and remained compliant wearing his shoes and inserts full time.