Self-perception of women after mastectomy as an ego defence mechanism. Comparison with a group of healthy women

@inproceedings{Mcik2012SelfperceptionOW,
  title={Self-perception of women after mastectomy as an ego defence mechanism. Comparison with a group of healthy women},
  author={Dorota Mącik and Patrycja Zi{\'o}łkowska and Monika Kowalska},
  booktitle={Contemporary oncology},
  year={2012}
}
AIM OF THE STUDY Analysis of changes in self-perception in post-mastectomy patients and its comparison with self-perception of healthy women. MATERIAL AND METHODS The subjects of this study were 50 women. The main group was post-mastectomy patients involved in the meetings of the Amazons Club (25 women). The reference group consisted of 25 healthy women. The method used in the study was the ACL (Adjective Check List) test, identifying 37 dimensions of self-image. Oncological patients… CONTINUE READING