What is it about?

We conducted a study to see how doing foot exercises together in a group, with the help of videos, can help people with diabetes. We found that these exercises can make a positive difference in the health of their feet and the blood flow in their legs. This information can be really helpful for those with diabetes who want to take care of their feet better and stay healthy.

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Why is it important?

Our study stands out because it focuses on a practical and innovative approach to improving foot health in individuals with diabetes. The use of audiovisual aids and group support for foot exercises is a unique strategy that could make a real difference in the lives of people managing diabetes. With the rising prevalence of diabetes and its associated complications, our findings offer a timely solution that is not only effective but also engaging and accessible. By highlighting the potential benefits of this approach, we aim to increase readership and encourage healthcare professionals and individuals with diabetes to consider incorporating these strategies into their care routines.


I'm truly excited about the potential impact of our study. It's satisfying to contribute to innovative ways of improving the well-being of individuals with diabetes. The combination of audiovisual aids and group support in foot exercises is a practical approach that could enhance the lives of many. I hope our findings resonate with both healthcare professionals and those managing diabetes, inspiring them to explore these effective and engaging strategies.

Mr Ferry Efendi
Universitas Airlangga

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This page is a summary of: The effects of foot exercise with audiovisual and group support foot exercises to diabetes mellitus patients, Journal of Diabetes & Metabolic Disorders, February 2021, Springer Science + Business Media,
DOI: 10.1007/s40200-021-00756-9.
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