TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2015, Cilt 14, Sayı, 5     (Sayfalar: 421-432)

Amputations in diabetic foot

Kaya H. Akan 1

1 Gebze Medical Park Hastanesi, İstanbul

DOI: 10.14292/totbid.dergisi.2015.62
Görüntüleme: 165
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İndirme : 912

Lower extremity diabetic amputations are usually performed when the conservative treatment is inadequate or due to uncontrolled diabetes. The timeline until the amputation decision and the improvement of the results are related to many factors. This article reviews the latest improvements in diabetic foot amputations along with the surgical technics.

Anahtar Kelimeler : diabetic foot; amputation; disarticulation