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Functional and Mental Health Status of United Kingdom Military Amputees Postrehabilitation.

Authors
  • Ladlow, Peter1
  • Phillip, Rhodri2
  • Etherington, John2
  • Coppack, Russell2
  • Bilzon, James3
  • McGuigan, M Polly3
  • Bennett, Alexander N4
  • 1 Academic Department of Military Rehabilitation, Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre (DMRC) Headley Court, Headley, Epsom, Surrey, UK; Department for Health, University of Bath, Bath, UK.
  • 2 Academic Department of Military Rehabilitation, Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre (DMRC) Headley Court, Headley, Epsom, Surrey, UK.
  • 3 Department for Health, University of Bath, Bath, UK.
  • 4 Academic Department of Military Rehabilitation, Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre (DMRC) Headley Court, Headley, Epsom, Surrey, UK. Electronic address: [email protected]
Type
Published Article
Journal
Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2015
Volume
96
Issue
11
Pages
2048–2054
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.07.016
PMID: 26254949
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
Unknown

Abstract

Severely injured military amputees who completed intensive interdisciplinary rehabilitation achieved levels of physical function comparable with those in age-matched healthy adults. Mental health outcomes were indicative of preparedness for full integration back into society.

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