Desert Foot 2016
Nov 29 - Dec 2, 2017
Returns to the
Sheraton Grand Phoenix
The Annual High Risk Diabetic Foot Conference   
Honoring Our Federal Services Healthcare Professionals   
Manuscript Contest
Click here for the Abstract Poster Competition

Manuscript Requirements

IMPORTANT: Please review the following before you complete and submit your manuscript. It is advisable to review the format of articles published in the Journal of Diabetic Foot Complications -

  1. Title: Keep your title concise. Capitalize first letter of each major word.
  2. Topic Category: (see below)
  3. List of Authors: List primary author first, all other contributors should be included in order of their degree of contribution to the finished work, include degrees and affiliations for each.
  4. Materials and Methods: What methods and procedures were used to document and analyze your findings?
  5. Results: Discuss the results and analysis of the study.
  6. Conclusions: Authors conclusions and opinions are presented in this section.

Manuscript Timeline

  • Manuscript Upload Due Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
  • Winners Announced: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 via email

Manuscript Topics (may include the following)...

  1. Diabetic limb salvage
  2. Neurological and vascular disease affecting the lower extremity
  3. Diabetic wound care issues
  4. Evidence-based standards of diabetic wound care
  5. Cost-effective diabetic foot care
  6. Preventative foot care for at risk populations

Any other topic relating to primary treatment or treatment of complications pertaining to at risk diabetes and wound care patients

Manuscript Prizes

There will be three awards as follows: 1st Place - $1,000 • 2nd Place - $500 • 3rd Place - $250

Winning Manuscripts will be published in the Journal of Diabetic Foot Complications.