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■ Abbreviation / Long Form : AKA / above-knee amputation

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Long Form:   above-knee amputation
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No. Year Title Co-occurring Abbreviation
2019 A Reevaluation of the Gritti-Stokes (Above-Knee) Amputation for the Nonambulatory Patient. BKA, EBL, GSA
2019 Socioeconomic Status Is Associated with Risk of Above-knee Amputation After Periprosthetic Joint Infection of the Knee. ACS-NSQIP, CI, ICD-9-CM, NIS, PJI
2019 Survival after major lower extremity amputation in patients with end-stage renal disease. aHR, BKA, CI, ESRD, HD, MLEA, RT
2018 Etiology of Above-knee Amputations in the United States: Is Periprosthetic Joint Infection an Emerging Cause? CI, ICD-9, IRR, NIS, PJI
2018 Isolated limb infusion as a treatment option for malignant granular cell tumour. ---
2018 Perioperative Outcomes after Regional Versus General Anesthesia for Above the Knee Amputations. ACS-NSQIP, GA, LEA, OR, RA
2018 Peripheral nerve blocks for above knee amputation in high-risk patients. ASA, PNB
2018 Re-amputations and mortality after below-knee, through-knee and above-knee amputations. ASA, BKA, CI, TKA
2018 Risk factors for unplanned readmission and stump complications after major lower extremity amputation. BKA, LEA
10  2018 Spectrum of disease and outcome of primary amputation for diabetic foot sepsis in rural KwaZulu-Natal. BKA, TMA, Wag
11  2018 Through-knee amputation is a feasible alternative to above-knee amputation. CI, HR, TKA
12  2017 A Series of 210 Peripheral Arterial Disease Below-Knee Amputations and Predictors for Subsequent Above-Knee Amputations. BKA, ESRF, OR, PAD
13  2017 Knee arthrodesis versus above-the-knee amputation after septic failure of revision total knee arthroplasty: comparison of functional outcome and complication rates. LEFS, MKA, TKA
14  2017 Predicting Functional Outcomes After Above Knee Amputation for Infected Total Knee Arthroplasty. VR-12
15  2017 Racial Disparities in Above-knee Amputations After TKA: A National Database Study. CI, SRR
16  2017 Rate of and Factors Associated with Ambulation After Unilateral Major Lower-Limb Amputation at an Urban US Tertiary-Care Hospital with a Multidisciplinary Limb Salvage Team. BKA, OR
17  2017 What Are the Frequency, Associated Factors, and Mortality of Amputation and Arthrodesis After a Failed Infected TKA? HR
18  2016 Below-Knee Amputation Failure and Poor Functional Outcomes Are Higher Than Predicted in Contemporary Practice. BKA
19  2016 Endovascular revascularization is associated with a lower risk of above knee amputation than surgical or combined modalities. Analysis of English hospital admissions over a six year period. ---
20  2016 Preoperative Predictors of 30-Day Mortality and Prolonged Length of Stay after Above-Knee Amputation. LOS
21  2016 Treatment of stump complications after above-knee amputation using negative-pressure wound therapy. NPWT, VAC
22  2016 Trends and Outcomes in the Treatment of Failed Septic Total Knee Arthroplasty: Comparing Arthrodesis and Above-Knee Amputation. TKA
23  2015 Above knee amputation following total knee arthroplasty: when enough is enough. ---
24  2015 Knee Fusion or Above-The-Knee Amputation after Failed Two-Stage Reimplantation Total Knee Arthroplasty. PJI, TKA
25  2014 Effect of systemic urokinase infusion after lower limb percutaneous transluminal angioplasty on limb salvage rate in patients with late-stage critical limb ischemia. CLI, PTAstent, UK
26  2014 Mortality and reoperations following lower limb amputations. BKA, HR
27  2014 National review of factors influencing disparities and types of major lower extremity amputations. BKA, NIS
28  2014 Risk factors and indications for readmission after lower extremity amputation in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program. CI, LEA, NSQIP, OR, TMA
29  2013 Changes in health status among aging survivors of pediatric upper and lower extremity sarcoma: a report from the childhood cancer survivor study. LS, UEAs
30  2013 Effects of anesthesia versus regional nerve block on major leg amputation mortality rate. BKA, GA
31  2012 Perioperative mortality following above-knee amputations indicated for bone and soft tissue tumours. ---
32  2012 The prognostic significance of iliac vessel calcification in renal transplantation. BKA, BPAR, CTA, DGF, PVD
33  2011 Functional ability after above-the-knee amputation for infected total knee arthroplasty. TKA
34  2011 Outcomes in lower limb amputation following trauma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BKA, LLA, PCS, TKA
35  2011 Predictors of wound complications following major amputation for critical limb ischemia. ACS-NSQIP, BMI, CLI, INR, MI, OR, WO
36  2010 Case series and literature review: popliteal artery injury following total knee replacement. TKR
37  2009 A preliminary report on the use of peripheral nerve blocks for lower limb amputations. BKA, LPB, SNB
38  2009 Cardiac surgery in patients with major lower extremity amputation: a single institution experience. BKA
39  2009 Predictors for institutionalization and prosthetic ambulation after major lower extremity amputation during an eight-year follow-up. LEA, PAD
40  2008 Functional outcome after redo below-knee amputation. BKA
41  2008 Incidence of ipsilateral postoperative deep venous thrombosis in the amputated lower extremity of patients with peripheral obstructive arterial disease. BKA, DVT, PAD
42  2008 Through-knee amputation in patients with peripheral arterial disease: a review of 50 cases. TKAmp
43  2004 Lower limb amputation in Jos, Nigeria. BKA, LLA, PVG
44  2003 Functional outcome in a contemporary series of major lower extremity amputations. BKA
45  2003 Major lower extremity amputation in an academic vascular center. BKA, LER
46  2003 Major lower extremity amputations at a Veterans Affairs hospital. ABI, BKA, VA
47  2001 Gritti-Stokes (through-knee) amputation: should it be reintroduced? GSA
48  2001 Rehabilitation of the geriatric vascular amputee patient: a population-based study. BKA
49  1999 A multidisciplinary, therapy-based, team approach for efficient and effective wound healing: a retrospective study. BKA
50  1999 Functional outcome in amputation versus limb sparing of patients with lower extremity sarcoma: a matched case-control study. BKA, RNL, SF-36, TESS
51  1998 Risk factors for above-knee amputations in diabetes mellitus. BMI, LEAs
52  1997 Amputation and prostheses in Khartoum. BKA, MLLA, NPOC, SACH
53  1997 Role of Gritti-Stokes amputation in peripheral vascular disease. BKA, GSA
54  1994 Halving the number of leg amputations: the influence of infrapopliteal bypass. BKA
55  1994 Osteopenia in patients with above knee amputation. ---
56  1991 Major stump trauma following below-knee amputation. Outcome and recommendations for therapy. BKA
57  1991 Rehabilitation of the elderly amputee. BKA
58  1990 Lower extremity amputation: open versus closed. BKA, TMA
59  1988 Noninvasive determination of healing of major lower extremity amputation: the continued role of clinical judgment. ---
60  1985 Dry ice cryoamputation: a twelve-year experience. BKA
61  1985 Gangrene of the immediate postoperative above-knee amputation stump: role of emergency revascularization in preventing death. BKA