The Basic Sciences Branch at the Faculty of Nursing, University of Kufa, organized a workshop on (Effect of dressing method with some plant extracts on the healing of diabetic foot ulcers) on Monday 22/10/2018 under the supervision of Assistant Prof. Dr. Zeinab Ali Hussein. Diabetic foot ulcers are the most common causes of amputation of the lower limbs in diabetics and more than a million people a year cut part of his limbs or leg because of diabetes and 85% of amputation is due to diabetes Therefore, the workshop aimed at clarifying the effect of these substances in the healing of diabetic foot ulcers, as well as reducing the amputation of the foot. The results showed that the materials used were highly efficient in healing patients with ulcers because of the ease of application in patients with the disease.
The workshop recommended several recommendations:
- Application of this technique to a group of patients with a number of more than 100 cases.
- The addition of laboratory tests to prove the efficiency of the material used in the complete recovery of patients.