Amputation of leg through tibia and fibula

Known as: Med: Amputation-Below knee, Below knee amputation, amputations below knee 
The surgical removal of part or all of leg that is below the knee.
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2014
2014
Individuals with unilateral below-knee amputation expend more energy than non-amputees during walking and exhibit reduced push… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of lower extremity amputation in England, to establish the… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study is to report the clinical and functional results of a cohort of patients with knee… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to determine the outcomes of a contemporary amputation series. METHODS A retrospective… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECTIVE Controversy still exists whether polytetrafluoroethylene is equivalent to vein as bypass graft material for the above… (More)
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2002
2002
The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate outcomes of people with large diabetic foot wounds treated with… (More)
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1999
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1999
OBJECTIVE To quantify the differences in physical disability and handicap experienced by patients with lower extremity sarcoma… (More)
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1997
1997
The purpose of this study is to report the prevalence of reamputation following resection of the great toe and first ray in… (More)
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1987
1987
Fifty-one diabetic patients with osteomyelitis of the foot were studied to determine potential prognostic factors and the role of… (More)
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1987
1987
Five patients with insufficient soft-tissue coverage on below-knee amputation stumps have been treated with free-tissue transfer… (More)
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