Buy this Article for $10.95

Have a coupon or promotional code? Enter it here:

When you buy this you'll get access to the ePub version, a downloadable PDF, and the ability to print the full article.


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


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.