Phantom limb sensations and phantom limb pain in child and adolescent amputees

@article{Wilkins1998PhantomLS,
  title={Phantom limb sensations and phantom limb pain in child and adolescent amputees},
  author={Krista Lynn Wilkins and Patrick J. McGrath and G. Allen Finley and Joel Katz},
  journal={Pain},
  year={1998},
  volume={78},
  pages={7-12}
}
Objective: To provide a better understanding of the prevalence, correlates and quality of phantom sensations and phantom pain in child and adolescent amputees. Design: Retrospective survey study. Setting: Recruitment through the War Amputations of Canada. Participants: Sixty child and adolescent amputees aged 8–18 years who were missing a limb due to a congenital limb deficiency (n=27) or surgery/trauma (n=33). Main outcome measure(s): Questionnaire to assess the occurrence and correlates of… Expand
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