Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
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This continuing nursing educational (CNE) activity is designed for nurses and other health care professionals who are interested in preventing neuropathic ulcers in patients with diabetes. After studying the information presented in this article, the nurse will be able to:
Describe the etiology and risk factors for neuropathic ulcers.
Discuss assessment of the diabetic foot.
List nursing interventions for the prevention of neuropathic ulcers.