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Authors

  1. Ellis, Derrick MSN, RN
  2. Walden, Pamela BSN, RN, CHPN, OCN

Abstract

Abstract: Amputation is the removal of a body part because of a congenital defect, traumatic injury, infection, or disease process. Coping with amputation challenges nurses and patients. We give you the tools you need to help your patient deal with this life-altering change.