Effect of Breast Augmentation Mammoplasty on Self‐Esteem and Sexuality: A Quantitative Analysis

@article{FigueroaHaas2007EffectOB,
  title={Effect of Breast Augmentation Mammoplasty on Self‐Esteem and Sexuality: A Quantitative Analysis},
  author={Cynthia Figueroa-Haas},
  journal={Plastic Surgical Nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={27},
  pages={16–36}
}
Although not extensively researched, psychologic factors have attributed to the growing number of performed breast augmentation procedures. The American Society of Plastic Surgery (2003) reported a 293% increase in the cases of cosmetic surgery since 1997. The percent increase in breast augmentation procedures performed in 2003 was up 12 (280 procedures up to 401). As the number of women seeking breast augmentation surgery continues to rise, an increasing number of healthcare professionals are… 
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