P J C Bresser
Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands
- Satisfaction with prophylactic mastectomy and breast reconstruction in genetically predisposed womenPaula J C Bresser
Department of Medical Psychology, The Daniel den Hoed Cancer Center, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1675-82; discussion 1683-4. 2006..In the present follow-up study, the authors assess satisfaction with prophylactic mastectomy and breast reconstruction and its impact on sexual relationships...
- The course of distress in women at increased risk of breast and ovarian cancer due to an (identified) genetic susceptibility who opt for prophylactic mastectomy and/or salpingo-oophorectomyP J C Bresser
Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus MC, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Eur J Cancer 43:95-103. 2007..More research is needed to further define the characteristics of the women who continue to have clinically relevant increased scores after surgery, in order to offer them additional counselling...
- Who is prone to high levels of distress after prophylactic mastectomy and/or salpingo-ovariectomy?P J C Bresser
Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
Ann Oncol 18:1641-5. 2007..The present study aimed to assess predictors of distress after 'prophylactic mastectomy (PM) and salpingo-ovariectomy (PSO), in order to enable the early identification of patients who could benefit from psychological support...
- High satisfaction rates in women after DIEP flap breast reconstructionTim H C Damen
Erasmus University Medical Center, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, PO Box 2040, NL 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:93-100. 2010..This study explored patient satisfaction and its determinants in women undergoing deep inferior epigastric artery perforator (DIEP) flap BR as well as the impact of the procedure on body image, sexuality and QoL...