Symposia and topics

Symposium 1. Diabetes from a cardiovascular and endocrinology perspective

Topics

  • Diabetes prevention
  • Diabetes as metabolic syndrome
  • Association between obesity and diabetes
  • Diabetes type 1 and 2, main scientific results in their detection, metabolic control and treatments
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Management of diabetic complications: retinopathy, nephropathy and neuropathy
  • Diabetes control with insulin
  • Control and monitoring of atherogenic dyslipidemia: hypertriglyceridemia, low density lipoprotein (HDL) and low density lipoprotein (LDL)
  • Arterial hypertension
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Centripetal obesity
  • Alterations in the function of platelets
  • Association of oral hygiene and caries in the diabetic patient with the risk of cardiovascular involvement
  • Treatments aimed at the prevention and management of cardiovascular complications
  • New therapies in clinical trials

Symposium 2. Molecular biology of wound healing

Topics

  • Cellular and molecular factors involved with diabetic foot ulcer chronification
  • Cellular and molecular factors associated with healing mechanisms in diabetic foot ulcers
  • Failures of healing mechanisms in patients diabetic
  • Roles of growth factors during the regulation of wound healing
  • Molecular tools for the following up of the effiency of healing therapies

Symposium 3. Update in therapies to treat diabetic foot ulcers

Topics

  • Diabetic foot ulcers as severe diabetic complication
  • Treatment for controlling infection in diabetic foot ulcer
  • Perispheral arterial disease
  • Revascularization procedures
  • Care of neuropatic and ischemic diabetic patients
  • Charcot foot
  • Experiences in infiltrating of recombinant human epidermal growth factor to heal complex diabetic foot ulcers

Symposium 4. Implementing of programs for comprehensive care for diabetic patients in the community

Topics

  • Health programs for the integral care to diabetic patients
  • Active screening in communities for the early detection of diabetic foot ulcers
  • Association of primary, secondary and tertiary care in comprehensive care for diabetic patients
  • Implementing community programs for the early detection and care of gestational diabetes
  • New developments and clinical researchs for the control of diabetes mellitus
  • Pharmacovigilance and post-marketing studies of new therapies for diabetic foot ulcers
  • Biosafety of using human recombinant epidermal growth factor to treat diabetic foot ulcers

Symposium 5. Ortopedic procedures in people with diabetes

Topics

  • Introduction of high technology in the orthopedic rehabilitation service for people with diabetes mellitus
  • Use of BodyFlow in peripheral vascular disease and other associated conditions
  • Use of shock waves in orthopedic care for people with diabetes mellitus
  • Use of the Cobs platform and electrical bioimpedance in orthopedic care for people with diabetes mellitus
  • Fixing podal deformities through the use of percutaneous surgery in people with diabetes mellitus
  • Strategies to accelerate the healing process in people with diabetes mellitus who receive orthopedic surgical procedures