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Total Contact Casts for Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Cost-Effectiveness

Last updated: June 24, 2013
Project Number: RB0595-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the evidence for the cost-effectiveness of total contact casts or instant total contact casts for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers in adults?

Key Message

Two randomized controlled trials, one non-randomized study, and one economic evaluation were identified regarding the cost-effectiveness of total contact casts or instant total contact casts for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers in adults.