Resources

  • References


    Amputation. Society for Vascular Surgery website. Available at:
    http://www.vascularweb.org/patients/NorthPoint/Amputation.html. Accessed November 17, 2008.


    Amputation of the foot or toe. EBSCO Health Library website. Available at:
    http://healthlibrary.epnet.com/GetContent.aspx?token=D39207C8-9100-4DC0-9027-9AC6BA11942D&chunkiid=14763. Accessed November 17, 2008.


    Amputation of the hand or finger and prosthetics. American Society for Surgery of the Hand website. Available at:
    http://www.assh.org/Content/NavigationMenu/PatientsPublic/HandConditions/AmputationandProsthetics/Amputation%5Fand%5FPros.htm. Accessed November 17, 2008.


    Badash M. Amputation, above the knee. EBSCO Health Library website. Available at:
    http://healthlibrary.epnet.com/GetContent.aspx?token=D39207C8-9100-4DC0-9027-9AC6BA11942D&chunkiid=14822. Accessed November 17, 2008.


    Bone Sarcoma in the Upper Extremity: Treatment Options Using Limb Salvage or Amputation. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00092#Rehabilitation/Convalescence. Accessed November 18, 2008.


    Buerger’s disease: what is it? Vascular Disease Foundation website. Available at:
    http://www.vdf.org/diseaseinfo/buergers. Updated October 31, 2008. Accessed December 16, 2008.


    Fingertip injuries/amputations. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00014. Accessed November 18, 2008.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    http://www.aaos.org

    Amputee Coalition of America

    http://www.amputee-coalition.org

  • Canadian Resources

    The Canadian Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Association

    http://www.coa-aco.org

    Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation

    http://www.canorth.org