How Diabetics can Prevent Foot Amputations: Seven Cold-Weather Tips

Life Support Technologies Group

The Life Support Technologies group (LST) works with diabetics in its northeastern U.S. hospital-based Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine units to cure non-healing wounds and prevent amputations. Severe cold weather poses a unique challenge to those living with diabetes; these seven tips, if followed, will help prevent diabetics from having their feet amputated.

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LST Hospital Network
  • Westchester
  • Winthrop
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Virtua
  • Health Alliance
  • NuHealth
  • Vassar Brothers
  • NewYork-Presbyterian
  • Brookhaven
  • Long Island Community Hospital
  • Princeton Wound Care Center
  • HealthQuest
Partners And Affiliates
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Mediacl Society
  • Nasa
  • Dan
  • ONR
  • Oxy-Mat
  • Usariem
  • National Board of Diving