Disability and health after replantation or revascularisation in the upper extremity in a population in southern Sweden - a retrospective long time follow up.

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Replantation in the upper extremity is a well-established microsurgical procedure. Many have reported patients' satisfaction and functional measurements.The aim was to investigate the long time consequences as activity limitations in hand/arm, the general health and cold sensitivity after a replantation or revascularization in the upper extremity and to examine if sense of coherence (SOC) can be an indicator for rehabilitation focus.


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  • Orthopedics
Original languageEnglish
Article number73
JournalBMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch

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