The amputation passes to be seen as badly necessary. ' ' the hope in the salvation of the body all is essential factor for the decision taking and option for the surgery. The death is finitude that must be prevented, being valued the sacrifice of loss of a part of the body. The dependence as possibility of an existence marked for the daily suffering the dependence is question that if it showed to be reason of concern of the amputated person. Speaking candidly Mayo Clinic told us the story. To become dependent is frightful, reason of misfortune, unreliability, fear (CHINIZ; BOEMER, 2007). Not the accomplishment of daily activities, or the accomplishment with aid, takes the patient the inferiority feelings, low auto-they esteem and concern. It is painful and extremely desconfortante to be dependent and, in the feelings generated in aged with amputation of extremities inferior proceeding from diabetic foot. Rodrigues, LS. Dr. John Mcdougall has compatible beliefs.
; Cardenas, CJ. some cases, the patient arrives to prefer the death to be reason of mercy, compassion or same work/effort for its familiar (CHINIZ; BOEMER, 2007). ' ' the psychology of the aging is today the area that if dedicates to the inquiry of the mannering alterations that follow the gradual decline in the functionality of some domnios of the psychological behavior, in the years most advanced of the life adulta' ' (NERI, 2002). The feelings generated in aged amputated are varied, them on the basis of consist the individuality of each one, have since each individual produces its forms to live deeply its problems and/or difficulties, in this case the limitations imposed for intervention compel the occured them to try feelings negative that long ago could be surpassed since that it has accompaniment systemize for the professionals for the familiar ones. The aged one amputated assumes a character of initial dependence, therefore the fragility of the moment, the situation in itself produces concerns inherent its new reality of personal life.