Published on in Vol 5, No 3 (2016): Jul-Sept

Telemedicine Versus Standard Follow-Up Care for Diabetes-Related Foot Ulcers: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Noninferiority Trial (DiaFOTo)

Telemedicine Versus Standard Follow-Up Care for Diabetes-Related Foot Ulcers: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Noninferiority Trial (DiaFOTo)

Telemedicine Versus Standard Follow-Up Care for Diabetes-Related Foot Ulcers: Protocol for a Cluster Randomized Controlled Noninferiority Trial (DiaFOTo)

Marjolein M Iversen 1, 2, RN, PhD;  Birgitte Espehaug 2, PhD;  Marie F Hausken 1, RN;  Marit Graue 2, RN, PhD;  Truls Østbye 3, 4, PhD, MD;  Svein Skeie 1, PhD, MD;  John G Cooper 1, MD;  Grethe S Tell 4, MPH, PhD;  Bodo Erhardt Günther 5, PhD, MD;  Håvard Dale 6, PhD, MD;  Hilde Smith-Strøm 2, RN, MSc;  Beate-Christin H Kolltveit 2, RN, MSc;  Marit Kirkevold 7, RN, EdD;  Berit Rokne 4, RN, PhD

1 Section of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger , NO

2 Centre for Evidence-Based Practice, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Bergen , NO

3 Duke Global Health Institute , Duke University, Durham, NC, US

4 Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care , University of Bergen, Bergen , NO

5 Department of Surgery , Stord General Hospital, Stord , NO

6 Department of Orthopedic Surgery , Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen , NO

7 Institute of Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo , NO

Corresponding Author:

  • Marjolein M Iversen, RN, PhD
  • Centre for Evidence-Based Practice
  • Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
  • Bergen University College
  • Pb 7030
  • Bergen
  • NO
  • Phone: 47 555 87 500 ext 5815
  • Email: miv@hib.no