Outcome of midfoot amputations in diabetic gangrene.


BACKGROUND Persistent high incidence of limb loss resulting from advanced foot gangrene in patients with diabetes prompted an aggressive foot salvage surgery as a final attempt before below-the-knee amputation (BKA). The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of transtarsal amputations in achieving limb salvage at our vascular surgery unit, King Fahd… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.11.013


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