Currently there is minimal evidence or consensus regarding the optimal model of care for people undergoing lower limb amputation. This research explores the current models of care post-amputation in Scotland and how they relate to achievement of key rehabilitation milestones and outcomes. The findings have implications for research, education and practice.
- model of care
Hebenton, J., Colvin, J., Seenan, C., & Scott, H. (2016). Models of care are associated with time taken to achieve key rehabilitation milestones in patients undergoing lower limb amputation: The 4th European Congress of the European Region of the World Confederation of Physical Therapy (ER-WCPT) Abstracts, Liverpool, UK, 11-12 November 2016. Physiotherapy, 102, Supplement 1, e13. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physio.2016.10.019