Improving adherence to wearing custom-made footwear in people with diabetes at high risk for foot ulceration

Research output: PhD ThesisPhd-Thesis - Research and graduation internal


Foot ulceration is one of the major health problems for people with diabetes mellitus and is an important precursor to foot infection and amputation. Up to 34% of people with diabetes experience a diabetic foot ulcer once in their lifetime, and with ulcer healing rates around 70% in 12 months, ulcer treatment is lengthy and complex. But even if an ulcer is healed, a recurrent foot ulcer
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Amsterdam
  • Bus, Sicco, Supervisor
  • Nollet, Frans, Supervisor
  • van Netten, Jaap J., Supervisor
  • van Netten, S.J.J., Co-supervisor, External person
Award date17 Oct 2023
Print ISBNs9789463618922
Publication statusPublished - 2023

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