George F. Wallace, Vincent J. Mandracchia
Saunders, 2005 - Medical - 240 pages
This book offers a comprehensive discussion on pedal amputations. Articles address indications; perioperative management; digital amputations; transmetatarsal amputations; lisfranc and chopart disarticulations; symes amputation; tendon lengthening and balancing; complications; and prosthetics.
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Perioperative Management of Pedal Amputations
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