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Breast Hypertrophy and outcome of Breast Reduction Surgery


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Title: Breast Hypertrophy and outcome of Breast Reduction Surgery
Authors: Lewin, Richard
E-mail: richard.lewin@vgregion.se
Issue Date: 9-Feb-2016
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Clincial Sciences. Department of Plastic Surgery
Parts of work: I) Lewin R, Göransson M, Elander A, Thorarinsson A, Lundberg J, Lidén M. Risk factors for complications after breast reduction surgery. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2014;48:10-14
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II) Lewin R, Elander A, Thorarinsson A, Kölby L, Sahlin P-E, Lundberg J, Panczel A, Lidén M. A Randomized Prospective Study of Prophylactic Cloxacillin in Breast Reduction Surgery. Annals of Plastic Surgery 2015; Jan;74(1):17-21
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III) Lewin R, Elander A, Lundberg J, Thorarinsson A, Claudelin M, Bladh H, Lidén M. Validation of the Breast Evaluation Questionnaire for women subjected to breast reduction surgery. Submitted 2016

IV) Lewin R, Lidén M, Selvaggi G, Lundberg J, Thorarinsson A, Elander A. Prospective evaluation of health after breast-reduction surgery using BREAST-Q, SF-36, BRSQ and modified BEQ. Manuscript
Date of Defence: 2016-03-03
Disputation: Torsdagen den 3 mars, kl 13.00, Aulan Sahlgrenska, Blå stråket 5, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Breast
Reduction
Mammaplasty
HRQL
Complications
Validation
Reliability
Breast Hypertrophy
Questionnaire
Abstract: Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to improve our knowledge of breast hypertrophy in women, its associated problems, and the outcome of breast reduction. Patients and methods: I. Five hundred and twelve woman were studied retrospectively for prevalence of and risk factors for complications. II. The study included 325 women, either randomized to prophylactic antibiotics or not. III. The Breast Evaluation Questionnaire (BEQ) for women with breast hypertrophy and breast reduction was va... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-9706-2 (PDF)
978-91-628-9706-2 (PRINT)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/41241
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