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Amputation, Traumatic

Known as: Amputations, Traumatic, Traumatic Amputations, Traumatic Amputation 
Loss of a limb or other bodily appendage by accidental injury.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background: To define the epidemiological pattern of nerve injuries and traumatic amputations in Sweden, 1998–2006, and… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Objectives: To determine rates of major limb amputation in U.S. military casualties in the current conflicts in Afghanistan and… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND Up to 9% of casualties killed in action during the Vietnam War died from exsanguination from extremity injuries… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Review
1996
Review
1996
The mechanism of traumatic amputation of limbs by explosion is presented. A survey of blast casualties from Northern Ireland… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We report the results of serial transcranial magnetic stimulation mapping of cortical motor outputs to the face and upper… 
Review
1991
Review
1991
In severe traumatic injuries to the lower extremity, it is often a difficult decision to attempt heroic efforts aimed at limb… 
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Seventy-three soldiers who had traumatic amputations were examined from 1 to 6 months after limb loss. All experienced phantom…