Patient regrets after bilateral prophylactic mastectomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Emotions
  • Mastectomy
  • Patient Satisfaction

abstract

  • The overall satisfaction rate of 95% reported here may be explained by the voluntary nature of this registry. The most important factor that predicts an unfavorable outcome following bilateral prophylactic mastectomy is a physician-initiated discussion.

publication date

  • October 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9831108

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 603

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 5

number

  • 7