Quality of life among patients after bilateral prophylactic mastectomy: a systematic review of patient-reported outcomes

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Bilateral prophylactic mastectomy (BPM) is effective in reducing the risk of breast cancer in women with a well-defined family history of breast cancer or in women with BRCA 1 or 2 mutations. Evaluating patient-reported outcomes following BPM are thus essential for evaluating success of BPM from patient’s perspective. Our systematic review aimed to: (1… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11136-015-1181-6

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@article{Razdan2015QualityOL, title={Quality of life among patients after bilateral prophylactic mastectomy: a systematic review of patient-reported outcomes}, author={S. Razdan and Vishal Patel and Sarah Jewell and C. Maeve McCarthy}, journal={Quality of Life Research}, year={2015}, volume={25}, pages={1409-1421} }