Description of this module

Diabetic Foot

Diabetic Foot


Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Know the anatomy and physiology of the foot;
  • Evaluate, identify and prevent the diabetic foot;
  • Know the changes of the foot in Diabetes Mellitus;
  • Know the conditioning factors of the diabetic foot.


  • Diabetes Mellitus and complications
  • Anatomy and physiology of the foot
  • Evaluation and prevention
  • Pharmaceutical advice
  • Injuries in the diabetic foot
  • Foot care program
  • Educational aspects and treatments
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.