Phantom limb, phantom pain and stump pain in amputees during the first 6 months following limb amputation

@article{Jensen1983PhantomLP,
  title={Phantom limb, phantom pain and stump pain in amputees during the first 6 months following limb amputation},
  author={T. Jensen and B. Krebs and J. Nielsen and P. Rasmussen},
  journal={Pain},
  year={1983},
  volume={17},
  pages={243-256}
}
  • T. Jensen, B. Krebs, +1 author P. Rasmussen
  • Published 1983
  • Medicine
  • Pain
  • Abstract The incidence and clinical picture of non‐painful and painful phantom limb sensations as well as stump pain was studied in 58 patients 8 days and 6 months after limb amputation. The incidence of non‐painful phantom limb, phantom pain and stump pain 8 days after surgery was 84, 72 and 57%, respectively. Six months after amputation the corresponding figures were 90, 67 and 22%, respectively. Kinaesthetic sensations (feeling of length, volume or other spatial sensation of the affected… CONTINUE READING
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