African Annals of
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE AFRICAN ASSOCIATION OF THORACIC AND CARDIO-VASCULAR SURGEONS
  • Abbreviation: Afr. Ann. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1994-7461
  • DOI: 10.5897/AATCVS
  • Start Year: 2005
  • Published Articles: 29

Full Length Research Paper

Insurance type is a major predictor of lower extremity amputation following infra-popliteal arterial trauma

HWABEJIRE, J. O.
  • HWABEJIRE, J. O.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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NEMBHARD, C.
  • NEMBHARD, C.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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OBIRIEZE, A.C.
  • OBIRIEZE, A.C.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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WEONPO, Y.
  • WEONPO, Y.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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TRAN, D.
  • TRAN, D.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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ROSE, D.A
  • ROSE, D.A
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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SURYANARAYANA, M.A.
  • SURYANARAYANA, M.A.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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CORNWELL III, E.E.
  • CORNWELL III, E.E.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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KAKRA, H.
  • KAKRA, H.
  • Department of Surgery, Howard University and Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
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  • Article Number - 76924C060761
  • Vol.11(1), pp. 84-89, June 2016
  •  Received: 18 January 2016
  •  Accepted: 17 May 2016
  •  Published: 20 June 2016

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