Table of contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Summary
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 How common are amputations?
    • 1.2 What causes lower limb amputations as a result of diabetes?
    • 1.3 Previous methods used to report on diabetes-related lower limb amputations in Australia
  • 2 Findings
    • 2.1 Overall diabetes prevalence
    • 2.2 Prevalence of diabetes and related complications
    • 2.3 Overall diabetes burden
    • 2.4 How much burden is caused by diabetes-related lower limb amputations in Australia?
    • 2.5 State and territory estimates
    • 2.6 Health inequalities
  • 3 Future directions
    • 3.1 What is missing from the picture?
    • 3.2 Future work planned
  • Appendix A: Data collection
  • Appendix B: Statistical notes and methods
  • Key terms
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes
  • Where to find out more