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Limb loss post-operative care

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Capital Health (N.S.). Vascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2013.
Pamphlet Number
1193
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This pamphlet reviews the reasons for amputating a limb and what to expect before and after surgery. Illustrations for positioning your body after surgery are provided. Pictures and step by step instructions for wrapping a stump to prevent swelling are included.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Vascular Surgery
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2013
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (33 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Amputation - rehabilitation
Postoperative Care
Preoperative Care
Rehabilitation
Other Subjects
Leg--Amputation
Postoperative care
Preoperative care
Rehabilitation
Specialty
Physiotherapy
Abstract
This pamphlet reviews the reasons for amputating a limb and what to expect before and after surgery. Illustrations for positioning your body after surgery are provided. Pictures and step by step instructions for wrapping a stump to prevent swelling are included.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Vascular Surgery
Pamphlet Number
1193