Trends in Major Lower Limb Amputation Related to Peripheral Arterial Disease in Hungary: A Nationwide Study (2004-2012).

@article{Kolossvry2015TrendsIM,
  title={Trends in Major Lower Limb Amputation Related to Peripheral Arterial Disease in Hungary: A Nationwide Study (2004-2012).},
  author={Endre Kolossv{\'a}ry and Tam{\'a}s Ferenci and T{\'i}mea Kov{\'a}ts and Levente Kov{\'a}cs and Zolt{\'a}n J{\'a}rai and G{\'a}bor Menyhei and Katalin {\'A}gnes Farkas},
  journal={European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={
          78-85
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the trends of peripheral arterial disease associated major lower limb amputation in Hungary over a 9 year period (2004-2012) in the whole Hungarian population. METHODS This was a retrospective cohort study employing administrative health care data. Major amputations were identified in the entire Hungarian population during a 9 year period (2004-2012) using the health care administrative data. Direct standardization was used to eliminate the potential bias induced by the… CONTINUE READING
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