THE OUTCOME OF REDUCTION MAMMAPLASTY IS AFFECTED MORE BY PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS THAN BY CHANGES IN BREAST DIMENSIONS

Kai M. M. Saariniemi, T. Luukkaala, H. Kuokkanen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalScandinavian Journal of Surgery
Volume100
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)105-109
Number of pages5
ISSN1457-4969
Publication statusPublished - 2011
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Reduction mammaplasty
  • breast dimensions
  • breast reduction
  • outcome
  • psychological
  • psychosocial
  • quality of life
  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • RANDOMIZED CLINICAL-TRIAL
  • COSMETIC SURGERY
  • SELF-ESTEEM
  • BODY-IMAGE
  • MACROMASTIA
  • SYMPTOMS
  • WOMEN
  • ANXIETY
  • HYPERTROPHY
  • 3126 Surgery, anesthesiology, intensive care, radiology

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