Electing to Amputate

​Facing amputation and choosing this path can be a daunting decision but once it is made, it can be a relief.

Scheduled amputation vs. emergent situations (doc)

Co-morbities – loss due to cancer, systemic infection, diabetes (doc)


The Amputee Coalition publishes First Step – A Guide for Adapting to Limb Loss. To order a copy, click here​. ​​