Amputations in eastern Turkey (Van): a multicenter epidemiological study


DOĞAN A., SUNGUR İ., BİLGİÇ S., USLU M., ATİK B.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, cilt.42, ss.53-58, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 42 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3944/aott.2008.053
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.53-58

Özet

Objectives: The indications for amputations vary among countries and different regions depending on many factors. This study was designed to evaluate amputations performed in the province of Van and to determine specific causes of amputations associated with geographical and. cultural characteristics of the region.