This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To compare the effects of NPWT with standard care or other adjuvant therapies in the healing of foot wounds in people with DM.
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
Nikki Stubbs has received funding from Pharmaceutical companies to support training and education events in the service. In addition she has received payments for non product related educational sessions which are unrelated to the subject matter of the systematic review and have never been in support of product promotion.
Nicky Cullum and Jo Dumville receives funding from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) under its Programme Grants for Applied Research funding scheme. This study presents independent research commissioned by the NIHR under its Programme Grants for Applied Research funding scheme (RP-PG-0407-10428). The views expressed in this protocol are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health.
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