Chapter 97. Amputation of the Lower Extremity: General Considerations

  1. Enrico Ascher,
  2. L. H. Hollier,
  3. D. Eugene Strandness,
  4. Jonathan B. Towne,
  5. Keith Calligaro,
  6. K. Craig Kent,
  7. Gregory L. Moneta,
  8. William H. Pearce,
  9. John J. Ricotta and
  10. Henry Haimovici
  1. Henry Haimovici

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch97

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Haimovici, H. (2004) Amputation of the Lower Extremity: General Considerations, in Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition (eds E. Ascher, L. H. Hollier, D. E. Strandness, J. B. Towne, K. Calligaro, K. C. Kent, G. L. Moneta, W. H. Pearce, J. J. Ricotta and H. Haimovici), Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch97

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632044580

Online ISBN: 9780470755815

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Keywords:

  • amputation;
  • considerations;
  • research;
  • rehabilitation;
  • signs

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Principles of Conservative Management (Nonsurgical)

  • Levels of Amputation

  • Indications

  • Anatomic Review