Development of an IoT early-warning temperature home-monitoring system for diabetic foot ulcer-or Charcot-feet patients

Lars Dittmann, Martin Nordal Petersen, Knud Bonnet Yderstræde, Branavan Annalingam

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Abstract

In severe cases, diabetic patients can develop ulcers at the feet and lower leg regions.This,together with a condition called Charcot-foot, can lead to severe wounds, numbness and eventually amputation. There are ways to treat the condition, but the key element is early-warning and early treatment.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date2017
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Keywords

  • Temperature measurement
  • Charcot arthropathy
  • Diabetes

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