Psychological effects of amputation: A review of studies from India

Amputation is a major health burden on the families, society, and on medical services as well. Traumatic limb amputation is a catastrophic injury and an irreversible act which is sudden and emotionally devastating for the victims. In addition, it causes inability to support self and the family and d...

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Main Authors: Anamika Sahu, Rajesh Sagar, Siddharth Sarkar, Sushma Sagar
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2016-01-01
Series:Industrial Psychiatry Journal
Online Access:;year=2016;volume=25;issue=1;spage=4;epage=10;aulast=Sahu