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Minor Amputation and Quality of Life: Is it Time to Give the Patient a Voice?

Levy, Natasha, Gillibrand, Warren P. and Kola-Palmer, Susanna (2017) Minor Amputation and Quality of Life: Is it Time to Give the Patient a Voice? The Diabetic Foot Journal, 20 (4). pp. 228-234. ISSN 1462-2041

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This article provides an overview of the research that has been undertaken and presents the methods that have been used to determine the impact of minor amputation on quality of life and the findings of published research. It concludes that further research into this topic is necessary. The corresponding author is currently involved in data collection exploring this issue and intends to produce an original research article exploring patient perceptions of the impact that minor amputation has upon quality of life.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: minor amputation lower extremity amputation diabetes Quality of Life Literature review
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RD Surgery
R Medicine > RL Dermatology
R Medicine > RT Nursing
Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
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Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2017 13:41
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