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dc.contributor.authorNaidoo, Ugendrie
dc.contributor.authorEnnion, Liezel
dc.date.accessioned2021-07-06T09:08:32Z
dc.date.available2021-07-06T09:08:32Z
dc.date.issued2019
dc.identifier.citationNaidoo, U., & Ennion, L. (2019). Barriers and facilitators to utilisation of rehabilitation services amongst persons with lower-limb amputations in a rural community in South Africa. Prosthetics and Orthotics International,43(1),95-103en_US
dc.identifier.issn1746-1553
dc.identifier.uri10.1177/0309364618789457
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10566/6359
dc.description.abstractPersons with disabilities who reside in rural areas experience challenges accessing and utilising health services and rehabilitation. Due to the high prevalence of diabetes mellitus in rural regions, the risk of having a lower-limb amputation is increasing. Comprehensive rehabilitation is vital to mitigate the negative impact that a lower-limb amputation has on a person. To explore the barriers and facilitators to accessing rehabilitation experienced by persons with lower-limb amputations in a rural setting.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherLippincott, Williams & Wilkinsen_US
dc.subjectAmputationen_US
dc.subjectLower-limben_US
dc.subjectBarriersen_US
dc.subjectFacilitatorsen_US
dc.subjectRuralen_US
dc.subjectKwaZulu-Natalen_US
dc.titleBarriers and facilitators to utilisation of rehabilitation services amongst persons with lower-limb amputations in a rural community in South Africaen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US


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