10. - 13. Mai 2022 OTWorld

Dr. Jan Paul Frölke

Radboud university medical center (None)

Kontakt

Radboud university medical center

Programmpunkte

11.05.2022 15:00 - 16:15 Vortrag wiss. Studie/technischer Beitrag

Surgeons reported doubling incidences of major limb amputations during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. Based on reimbursement data however no nationwide differences were registered compared to the years before.

CCO, Saal 3
Dr. Jan Paul Frölke (Radboud university medical center)
11.05.2022 15:00 - 16:15 Vortrag wiss. Studie/technischer Beitrag

Knee disarticulation is recommended as a potential attractive alternative to above-knee amputation by the Dutch National guideline for patients with critical ischemia. No clinical comparative studies support this statement and surgeons are hesitant for high reamputation rates.

CCO, Saal 3
Dr. Jan Paul Frölke (Radboud university medical center)