Long Term Outcome Following Lower Limb Amputation

Cost
: 2 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
Rating
: 2.6/4

The purpose of this study is to determine long term mortality and to identify features associated with worse outcome following lower limb amputation.

Keywords: Amputation, outcome studies, lower limb, prosthesis, diabetes mellitus

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
This article aims to identify factors associated with long term outcome following lower limb amputation.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Lower limb amputation
  2. Modifiable risk factors associated with lower limb amputation
  3. Allocation of resources associated with lower limb amputation.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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