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Living with a below-knee amputation : a unique insight from a prosthetist/amputee

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat22003
Riley, Richard Lee. --Thorofare, NJ: SLACK Inc. , 2005.
Call Number
WE 170 R573L 2005
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 170 R573L 2005
Author
Riley, Richard Lee
Place of Publication
Thorofare, NJ
Publisher
SLACK Inc.
Date of Publication
2005
Physical Description
254 p.
ISBN
1556426925
Subjects (MeSH)
Amputation - rehabilitation
Amputees - Personal Narratives
Artificial Limbs - Personal Narratives
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Amputation, prothesis use, and phantom limb pain : an interdisciplinary perspective

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat24799
Murray, Craig. --New York, NY: Springer , 2010.
Call Number
WE 170 A527 2010
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WE 170 A527 2010
Author
Murray, Craig
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2010
Physical Description
203 p.
ISBN
9780387874616
Subjects (MeSH)
Amputation - rehabilitation
Artificial Limbs
Phantom Limb
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Limb loss (amputation) post-operative care

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37293
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Vascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1193
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In Nova Scotia, more than 100 people have a major amputation (limb loss) each year. This guide will help you get ready for your surgery by letting you know what to expect. This guide explains levels of lower limb amputation, who is on your health care team, what will happen before surgery, and what to expect after surgery. Information about coping with amputation, how to position yourself, care of your amputated leg and other leg and foot, getting around, and living at home is included. A list …
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Vascular Surgery
Alternate Title
Limb loss (amputation) post-op care
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (20 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Amputation - rehabilitation
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Amputation
Postoperative care
Specialty
Cardiovascular System
Abstract
In Nova Scotia, more than 100 people have a major amputation (limb loss) each year. This guide will help you get ready for your surgery by letting you know what to expect. This guide explains levels of lower limb amputation, who is on your health care team, what will happen before surgery, and what to expect after surgery. Information about coping with amputation, how to position yourself, care of your amputated leg and other leg and foot, getting around, and living at home is included. A list of post-operative and home exercises with images is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Vascular Surgery
Pamphlet Number
1193
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