Scientific studies on amputation

Last updated: September 25, 2013
Preliminary evidence for a fronto-parietal dysfunction in able-bodied participants with a desire for limb amputation.
Journal of neuropsychology

Medial plantar venous flap technique for volar oblique amputation with no defects in the nail matrix and nail bed.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS

Angular deformity in pediatric transtibial amputation stumps.
Journal of pediatric orthopedics

Amputation of uterine corpus as the intraoperative modification during cesarean radical hysterectomy for invasive cervical cancer during pregnancy.
International journal of clinical oncology / Japan Society of Clinical Oncology

The relationship of vitamin D status to cardiovascular risk factors and amputation risk in veterans with peripheral arterial disease.
Journal of the American Medical Directors Association

Calcanectomy, an alternative amputation? Two case reports.
Prosthetics and orthotics international

Outcomes of individuals with transfemoral and contralateral transtibial amputation due to dysvascular etiologies.
Prosthetics and orthotics international

Effects of tentacle amputation and regeneration on the morphology and activity of the olfactory center of the terrestrial slug Limax valentianus.
The Journal of experimental biology

Fingertip amputation salvage on arterial anastomosis alone: an investigation of its limitations.
Annals of plastic surgery

Disfigured anatomies and imperfect analogies: body integrity identity disorder and the supposed right to self-demanded amputation of healthy body parts.
Journal of medical ethics

Blood transfusion and its effect on the clinical outcomes of patients undergoing major lower extremity amputation.
Annals of vascular surgery

Psychosocial adjustment to diabetes-related lower limb amputation.
Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association

Prosthesis and wheelchair use in veterans with lower-limb amputation.
Journal of rehabilitation research and development

Osseocutaneous integration of an intraosseous transcutaneous amputation prosthesis implant used for reconstruction of a transhumeral amputee: case report.
The Journal of hand surgery

Elective amputation of the toes in severe lymphedema of the lower leg: rationale and indications.
Annals of plastic surgery

Single ray amputation for tumors of the hand.
Clinical orthopaedics and related research

Gait abnormality following amputation in diabetic patients.
Foot and ankle clinics

Chopart's amputation: a 10-year case study.
The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

Feedforward control strategies of subjects with transradial amputation in planar reaching.
Journal of rehabilitation research and development

Review of secondary physical conditions associated with lower-limb amputation and long-term prosthesis use.
Journal of rehabilitation research and development

Daily physical activity and heart rate response in people with a unilateral traumatic transtibial amputation.
Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation

Need for late lower limb revascularization and major amputation after coronary artery bypass surgery.
European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery

Early postoperative detection of tissue necrosis in amputation stumps with indocyanine green fluorescence angiography.
Vascular and endovascular surgery

A prognostic model for amputation in critical lower limb ischemia.
Vascular medicine (London, England)

Osseointegrated trans-femoral amputation prostheses: prospective results of general and condition-specific quality of life in 18 patients at 2-year follow-up.
Prosthetics and orthotics international

Lower-limb revascularization and major amputation rates in England.
The British journal of surgery

Partial foot amputation in 11 dogs.
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association

Major amputation for intractable extremity melanoma after failure of isolated limb perfusion.
European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology

Amputation and the diabetic foot: learning from a case study.
British journal of community nursing

Trends in Initial Lower Extremity Amputation Rates Among Veterans Health Administration Heath Care System Users From 2000 to 2004.
Diabetes care

[Is the lower extremities amputation rate on decrease?].
Rozhledy v chirurgii : mesícník Ceskoslovenské chirurgické spolecnosti

Phantom limb related phenomena and their rehabilitation after lower limb amputation.
European journal of physical and rehabilitation medicine

Isolated limb perfusion with tumor necrosis factor alpha and melphalan for locally advanced soft tissue sarcoma: three time periods at risk for amputation.
Annals of surgical oncology

Muscle adaptation patterns of children with a trans-tibial amputation during walking.
Clinical biomechanics (Bristol, Avon)

Cognitive appraisal and perceived benefits of dysvascular lower limb amputation: A longitudinal study.
Archives of gerontology and geriatrics

Factors associated with successful Chopart amputation in patients with diabetes: a systematic review.
Foot & ankle specialist

A cost-utility analysis of amputation versus salvage for Gustilo type IIIB and IIIC open tibial fractures.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery

All-cause mortality after diabetes-related amputation in Barbados: a prospective case-control study.
Diabetes care

Short- and long-term prognosis among veterans with neurological disorders and subsequent lower-extremity amputation.
Neuroepidemiology

Effects of skin grafting on successful prosthetic use in children with lower extremity amputation.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association

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