Table 2

Distribution of amputations

Amputation typeOverallPelvic fracturePerineal, gluteal, genital injuryKilled in actionDied of woundsCasualty fatality rate
HipDis/TKA/UEA100011/1
HipDis/-100011/1
AKA/AKA/UEA/UEA403000/4
AKA/AKA/UEA736000/7
AKA/AKA824213/8
AKA/BKA/UEA210112/2
AKA/TKA/UEA110011/1
AKA/BKA715000/7
AKA/TKA746000/7
AKA/UEA/UEA100000/1
AKA/UEA100000/1
AKA/TAA100000/1
AKA/-200000/2
BKA/BKA/UEA/UEA100011/1
BKA/BKA/UEA1346426/13
BKA/TKA/UEA101000/1
BKA/BKA935202/9
BKA/UEA200000/2
BKA/TKA100101/1
BKA/-2219101/22
TKA/TKA/UEA111000/1
TKA/TKA100000/1
TKA/-100000/1
TAA/UEA100000/1
TAA/-300000/3
UEA/-100000/1
  • AKA, above-knee amputation; BKA, below-knee amputation; HipDis, hip disarticulation; TKA, through-knee amputation; TAA, through-ankle amputation; UEA, upper extremity.

  • Amputation, which includes above elbow, below elbow and hand amputations.