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“Lower extremity” amputation: conclusion

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    1 Michael Riffle, RN, BSN, CFRN, CEN, LP, is a flight nurse at STAT Air 2 in Georgetown, Texas, with PHI. He has flown for a variety of both fixed and rotor-wing programs since 1981.
    Michael D. Riffle
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    1 Michael Riffle, RN, BSN, CFRN, CEN, LP, is a flight nurse at STAT Air 2 in Georgetown, Texas, with PHI. He has flown for a variety of both fixed and rotor-wing programs since 1981.
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    2 David W. Ross, DO, FACEP, Carol Wichman, BSN, MSN, and Mike MacKinnon, BSN, CEN, CCRN, CFRN, are section editors.
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    2 David W. Ross, DO, FACEP, Carol Wichman, BSN, MSN, and Mike MacKinnon, BSN, CEN, CCRN, CFRN, are section editors.
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    2 David W. Ross, DO, FACEP, Carol Wichman, BSN, MSN, and Mike MacKinnon, BSN, CEN, CCRN, CFRN, are section editors.
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    1 Michael Riffle, RN, BSN, CFRN, CEN, LP, is a flight nurse at STAT Air 2 in Georgetown, Texas, with PHI. He has flown for a variety of both fixed and rotor-wing programs since 1981.
    2 David W. Ross, DO, FACEP, Carol Wichman, BSN, MSN, and Mike MacKinnon, BSN, CEN, CCRN, CFRN, are section editors.
      The patient remained hemodynamically stable throughout the transport and during his emergency department (ED) presentation. Fortunately, there was no occurrence of violent activity. The initial hemoglobin/hematocrit (H&H) was 12.1 and 34.2.
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