TITLE

AMPUTATIONS OR IMPLANTATION--WHICH IS BETTER REHABILITATION?

AUTHOR(S)
Firedman, Lawrence W.
PUB. DATE
March 1973
SOURCE
Angiology;Mar1973, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p125
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on whether amputation or implantation is the better rehabilitation. Assertion that the first principle of medical care is to improve the patient's comfort and well being; Suggestion that replantation causes discomfort and no functional gain; Indication that rehabilitation is that phase of medicine which helps an individual reintegrate into his family and society.
ACCESSION #
16358396

 

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