It is calculated that, in 2020, 11 million can exist, due to the population aging, the obesidade, to the style of life, the sedentarismo and the modifications in the dietary standards. prevalence in the urban population of 30 the 69 years is of 7,6%, similar magnitude the countries desenvolvidos.' ' The World-wide Organization of Health (2002), relates that ' ' it had a population esteem in about 160 million people with diabetes mellitus in the whole world, and for 2025 he will be of 300 million people with this afeco' '. Diabetes mellitus if deals with a pathology of great importance, of diagnosiss difficult, therefore it is about assintomtica illness, whose the sintomatologia, if reveals only serves as apprentice in it high of the illness, that is, at this moment, many times the patient meets weak and with installed complications. Therefore, as soon as diabetes mellitus is diagnosised, is necessary that the patient and its familiar ones if acquire knowledge and start the treatment soon, with the objective to minimize the risks of complications in its picture of health, and in this way, to have a quality of better life, treating to its illness in conscientious way. 2.2 – Diabetic foot ' ' The feet they possess form and characteristics that are considered as consensualmente normal.
Any alteration can mainly be indicative of that something does not go well, for people who have a chronic condition of health, as diabetes mellitus, that it presents high index of complications in ps' ' (TEIXEIRA, 2004). ' ' The complications of the Diabetes in long stated period can affect almost all the organic systems of the body. The general categories of the chronic complications of the Diabetes are: macrovascular and microvascular illness and neuropatia' ' (BRUNNER, 2000, p.936). ' ' The neuropatia of identical form to the vases, the nerves also are injured, throughout the time, for the hiperglicemia.