Dataset: Incidence rates of dysvascular lower extremity amputation changes in Northern Netherlands: A comparison of three cohorts of 1991-1992, 2003-2004 and 2012-2013



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To analyze the incidence rates of dysvascular major lower extremity amputations (LEA) in Northern Netherlands in 2012–2013 compared to previous cohorts in 1991–1992 and 2003–2004.
Retrospective cohort study.
Adults (N = 343) with first ever dysvascular LEA at ankle disarticulation or more proximal levels. The median age (interquartile range) was 74.2 years (64.5–81.9), 64% were male and 55% had been diagnosed with diabetes mellitus (DM).
Date made available16-Aug-2018
PublisherUniversity of Groningen
Geographical coverageThe Netherlands

Keywords on Datasets

  • epidemiology
  • Surgery
  • Rehabilitation and Therapy
  • excl. Physiotherapy
  • age standardised incidence
  • amputation
  • incidence rate
  • diabetes mellitus

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