Journal of Archives in Military Medicine

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The Effects of Ankle Turner Unit on the Quality of Life of Unilateral Below Knee Amputees

Masued Behshad 1 and Alireza Shamsoddini 1 , *
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1 Exercise Physiology Research Center, Life Style Institute, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Journal of Archives in Military Medicine: 6 (4); e86310
  • Published Online: December 15, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 12, 2018
  • Accepted: December 2, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jamm.86310

To Cite: Behshad M, Shamsoddini A. The Effects of Ankle Turner Unit on the Quality of Life of Unilateral Below Knee Amputees, J Arch Mil Med. Online ahead of Print ; 6(4):e86310. doi: 10.5812/jamm.86310.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
Footnotes
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