The objective of this study was to compare psychosocial outcomes and long-term survival estimates in women with nonhereditary unilateral ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) or breast cancer who underwent contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) versus women who underwent segmental or unilateral mastectomy.

Project Page: Mental and Social Well-Being among Women with Cancer in One Breast Who Underwent Surgery to Remove Both Breasts
Principal Investigator: Abeena Brewster, MD
Organization: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Original Project Title: Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy and Breast Cancer: Clinical and Psychosocial Outcomes
HSRProj ID: HSRP20143508
ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT02263014

To cite this document, please use: Brewster A, Peterson S, Cantor S., et al. 2018. Mental and Social Well-Being among Women with Cancer in One Breast Who Underwent Surgery to Remove Both Breasts. Washington, DC: Patient‐Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). https://doi.org/10.25302/10.2018.CE.13046293

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