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Amputation

Amputation is a topic covered in the Diseases and Disorders.

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General

DRG Category: 239

Mean LOS: 13.4 days

Description SURGICAL: Amputation for Circulatory System Disorders Except Upper Limb and Toe With Major CC

DRG Category: 908

Mean LOS: 5.7 days

Description SURGICAL: Other Operating Room Procedures for Injuries With CC

Classification Section

Nursing Type Primary: acute care

Nursing Type Secondary: trauma care

System Primary: musculoskeletal

System Secondary: not applicable

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Citation

Sommers, Marilyn Sawyer.. "Amputation." Diseases and Disorders, 6th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73516/all/Amputation.
Sommers MS. Amputation. Diseases and Disorders. 6th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73516/all/Amputation. Accessed April 24, 2019.
Sommers, M. S. (2019). Amputation. In Diseases and Disorders. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73516/all/Amputation
Sommers MS. Amputation [Internet]. In: Diseases and Disorders. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 April 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73516/all/Amputation.
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