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A Review of Breast Contouring

Heddens, Claudette J.

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This article provides a comprehensive review of breast contouring and recent advances. Most of the material discussed covers both breast reduction and mastopexy, as well as reasons for breast contouring, advances in surgical techniques, results of breast contouring, nursing interventions, and insurance issues.

Claudette J. Heddens, BSN, MA, ARNP, CPSN, Nurse Practitioner and Coordinator for plastic surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA.

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