Access to breast reconstruction after mastectomy and patient perspectives on reconstruction decision making Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Decision Making
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Mammaplasty
  • Mastectomy

abstract

  • Reconstruction rates largely reflect patient demand; most patients are satisfied with the decision-making process about reconstruction. Specific approaches are needed to address lingering patient-level and system factors with a negative effect on reconstruction among minority women.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4732701

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jamasurg.2014.548

PubMed ID

  • 25141939

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1015

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 149

number

  • 10