27th Online Learning Article (Course Code CNE2022-018)
Specialty: Orthopaedic and Traumatological Nursing

Title: Caring for patients with lower limb amputation

Virani, A., Green, T., Werunga, J. & Ewashen, C. (2015).
Nursing Standard, 30 (6), 51-58.


The participant should be able to:

  • Identify essential pre- and post-operative assessments for patients undergoing limb amputation,
  • Prioritize pre- and post-operative nursing interventions and goals of community integration after discharge for patients with limb amputation,
  • Understand the relationship between community re-integration and functional outcomes of patients with limb amputation.

Study Material

Please click here to access the Journal before taking the quiz.


For the CNE Quiz, please kindly notice:

  • There are 5 questions in the Quiz.
  • To pass, you need at least 4 correct answers.
  • You can attempt 5 times in total.
  • If you fail more than 5 times, you may have to pay for another 5 times. (Please contact HKAN office in detail)

Please use the Google Chrome for better using experience.