Title: Amit Jain’s Triple Assessment for Foot in Diabetes- the Simplest and the Fastest New Screening Tool in the World
Author(s): Amit Kumar C Jain*
*CONSULTANT SURGEON AND HEAD,AMIT JAIN’S INSTITUTE OF DIABETIC FOOT AND WOUND CARE BRINDAVVAN AREION HOSPITAL, BANGALORE, INDIA,
*ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY, RAJARAJESWARI MEDICAL COLLEGE, BANGALORE
CORRESPONDING AUTHOR: DR AMIT KUMAR C JAIN
Diabetic foot complications have a direct cost on family and indirect cost on the community. There are various studies that shows majority of diabetes people not receiving adequate foot care. Diabetic foot screening thus become an important component in identifying the high risk patients. There are very few screening tools available for diabetic foot worldwide. The author proposes the new ‘Amit Jain’s triple assessment for foot in diabetes which is the fastest and the simplest diabetic foot screening method in the world and this screening methods addresses the triad of diabetic foot effectively.