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Amputation

Known as: Amputation, not otherwise specified, Amputations, amputation procedure 
The removal of a limb or other appendage or outgrowth of the body. (Dorland, 28th ed)
National Institutes of Health

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2019
Review
2019
Chronic wounds are a health problem that have devastating consequences for patients and contribute major costs to healthcare… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Objective To estimate the association between the use of sodium glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors and postmarket harms… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
In recent decades, large increases in diabetes prevalence have been demonstrated in virtually all regions of the world. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To estimate the current prevalence of limb loss in the United States and project the future prevalence to the year 2050… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Limb salvage for severe trauma has replaced amputation as the primary treatment in many trauma centers. However, long… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To validate a wound classification instrument that includes assessment of depth, infection, and ischemia based on the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
ALTHOUGH phantom-limb pain is a frequent consequence of the amputation of an extremity, little is known about its origin1-4. On… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We defined the causal pathways responsible for 80 consecutive initial lower-extremity amputations to an extremity in diabetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A comparison of selected gait parameters and the energy cost of prosthetic walking was made in seventy patients with unilateral… Expand
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