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Fifth International Conference on Advances in Social, Economics and Management - SEM 2017

The relationship between the level of amputation and the type of phantom impressions.

Author(s) : ANETA PIROWSKA , ROMAN NOWOBILSKI , TOMASZ WLOCH

Abstract

Phantom impressions are divided into phantom sensations and phantom pain. There are many factors that affect the quality and intensity of phantom impressions. These include: preoperative pain in the affected limb, the level of amputation, the height and bilterality of amputation, surgical technique, amputation etiology, stump pain, the state of stump healing, demographic and social factors, psychosocial influences and the level of physical activity.

Conference Title : Fifth International Conference on Advances in Social, Economics and Management - SEM 2017
Conference Date(s) : 02-03 September, 2017
Place : Novotel Zurich City-West Schiffbaustrasse 13, 8005 Zurich, Switzerland
No fo Author(s) : 3
DOI : 10.15224/978-1-63248-133-7-60
Page(s) : 20 - 21
Electronic ISBN : 978-1-63248-133-7
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