Go to content
UR Home

Lower Limb Amputation Rates in Germany

URN to cite this document:
DOI to cite this document:
Walter, Nike ; Alt, Volker ; Rupp, Markus
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
PDF - Published Version
Date of publication of this fulltext: 28 Mar 2022 14:13


Background and Objectives: The current epidemiology of lower limb amputations is unknown. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to determine (1) lower extremity amputation rates as a function of age, gender, and amputation level between 2015 and 2019, (2) main diagnoses indicating amputation, (3) revision rates after lower extremity amputation. Materials and Methods: Lower extremity amputation ...


Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de
0941 943 -4239 or -69394

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de
0941 943 -3904

Research data: datahub@ur.de
0941 943 -5707

Contact persons