Medscape: “COVID-19-induced vascular inflammation behind mortality risk.”
Journal of Thrombosis and Hemostasis: “Coagulopathy in COVID-19.”
Circulation: “20% reduction in non-traumatic lower limb amputations by 2030: It’s time to get back on our feet: American Heart Association policy statement.”
European Journal of Applied Physiology: “Influence of speed on the cost of walking energy in unilateral traumatic amputated lower limbs.”
Gait and posture: “Energy consumption of normal and pathological gait.”
American Medical Association: Texas Medicaid Provider’s Manual of Manual: A Guide to Durable Medical Equipment, Medical Supplies, and Foods. ”
American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation: “Clinical Practice Guidelines for Rehabilitation of Lower Limb Amputation.”
American Journal of Surgery: “Outcomes of major lower limb amputations in dysvascular patients: room for improvement.”
PM&R: “Denture use and satisfaction among persons with dysvascular lower limb amputations in post-acute care discharge settings”, “Redefining pathways to acute rehabilitation during COVID-19 crisis”, “Prosthetic use and satisfaction among persons with lower extremity dysvascular amputations after lower extremity dischare after the cross discharea Settings. ”
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: “Rehabilitation settings and associated mortality and medical stability among people with amputations”, “Factors affecting receiving outpatient rehabilitation services among veterans after lower limb amputation”, “Factors enabling prosthesis use by people with amputation, transtibial transtibial and transtibial and risk factors for falls and fear of falls among lower limb amputees, ”“ Symptoms of depression and use of mental health services among limb losers: results of a national study ”,“ Predictor of amputee mobility: an instrument for assessing determinants of lower limb amputation ability, “A survey of American practitioners on the validity of the Medicare functional classification level system and the usefulness of clinical outcome measures to help with K-level assignment.”
News for Qualified Nurses: “How COVID-19 units helped nursing homes weather the storm – and how they can fight the flu this fall.”
ATI Advisory: “Chart Book: Preliminary Analysis of COVID-19 Medicare Requirements, March 2021.”
JD Supra: “Key Provisions of the CARES Act for Healthcare Providers.”
JAMA surgery: “Survival Analysis of Amputated Persons Based on Achievement in Assessing Physical Independence.”
International Journal of Orthopedic and Trauma Nursing: “Prospective study of short-term functional outcome after major dysvascular lower limb amputation.”
Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine: “Predicting walking ability after lower limb amputation: a systematic review of the literature.”
Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development: “Effects of prescribing prosthetic limbs on three-year mortality among veterans with lower limb amputation”, “Prosthesis application in persons with lower and upper limb amputation”, “Prediction of prosthetic prescription after major lower limb amputation”, “Comparison of knee microprocessor mechanism compared to C “Lie on a questionnaire to assess prosthesis, stumbling, falls, walking tests, descending stairs and knee preferences.”
Kaiser Family Foundation: “Benefit Medicaid: prosthetic and orthotic devices.”
Coalition of amputees: “Information: ACA Marketplace 2021. Special enrollment period.”
Plastic and reconstructive surgery: “Comparative analysis of residual limb pain and phantom limb pain in amputees through a patient-reported outcome survey.”
International Journal of Injury Care: “Anxiety and Depression after Traumatic Limb Amputation: A Systematic Review.”
Disability and rehabilitation: “Psychosocial Adaptation to Lower Limb Amputation: A Review.”
Prosthetics and orthotics International: “Financial difficulties in people living in a community with lower limb loss are associated with reduced self-concept of health and well-being”, “Prosthetists’ perception and use of outcome measures in clinical practice, ”“ Impact of gait training and prosthetic foot categories on external work symmetry during unilateral transtibial amputated gait. ”
Journal of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation: “Effectiveness of an Evidence-Based Rehabilitation Program for Evidence-Based Amplifiers: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial.”
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: “Consensus Document of the Lower Limb Prosthesis Working Group.”
Demetrios Macris, MD, Vascular Surgeon, Peripheral Vascular Associates, San Antonio, TX.
Alberto Esquenazi, MD, Rehabilitation Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia.
Kelly Kempe, MD, Vascular Surgeon, University of Oklahoma, Norman.
Olamide Alabi, MD, Vascular Surgeon, Emory University, Atlanta.
Yitzhak Langer, prosthetist, Presque Isle Medical, Maryland.
Shlomo Heifetz, Director of Operations, Presque Isle Medical.
Sean Harrison, Patient Advocate, Hanger Clinic, Austin, TX.
Robert Gailey, Ph.D., prosthetist and professor at the University of Miami.
Matthew Major, Ph.D., prosthetist and associate professor at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
Sheila Clemens, Ph.D., physiotherapist and assistant professor at the International University of Florida, Miami.
Leigh Ann O’Banion, MD, Vascular Surgeon, University of California, San Francisco, Fresno, CA.
Jessica Dodson, Nurse Coordinator, University of California, San Francisco, Fresno, CA.