If you’re facing mastectomy to treat or prevent breast cancer, you have many decisions before you.
Be sure to have all the information you need before you decide whether breast reconstruction is right for you.
The information on this website is a good place to begin. It's the companion site to The Breast Reconstruction Guidebook, Issues and Answers from Research to Recovery.
Since 2002, this objective guide has been the best resource for women who want to understand their post-mastectomy options. A roadmap of the mastectomy and reconstruction journey, this book provides the comprehensive, unbiased details you need to make your own informed decisions about whether reconstruction is right for you.
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"If there was ever good news in a patient facing mastectomy it is here as this a fantastic guide for the patient." -Nursing Times
If you're considering preventive mastectomy (with or without reconstruction) to reduce your inherited risk of breast cancer, you'll find this to be an authoritative and comprehensive guide to living in a high-risk body.
"This book is a roadmap through the maze of alternatives, information, and decision-making that comes with living in a high-risk body...an exceptionally well written and well researched book."~Gareth Evans, The Lancet