Quality of life following amputation or limb preservation in patients with lower extremity bone sarcoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acetylmuramyl-Alanyl-Isoglutamine
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Liposomes
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Phosphatidylethanolamines

abstract

  • The overall quality of life of patients with limb-preservation appears to be better than for those patients with amputation based on the QLQ in patients surviving lower extremity bone sarcoma. Further analysis needs to verify the results and focus on the categories that significantly affect the overall quality of life.

publication date

  • December 31, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3742996

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3389/fonc.2013.00210

PubMed ID

  • 23967402

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 210

volume

  • 3 AUG