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Table 2 Satisfaction survey: data from 47 patients interviewed (themes and queries)

From: Treatment of symptomatic macromastia in a breast unit

Satisfaction with breast. Number
Are you satisfied with the breast size?  
No 2
only a little 1
fairly 5
quite 20
yes 19
Are you satisfied with the appearance of the scars?  
Yes 41
No 6
Considering 1 as very bad and 10 as excellent, how do you score the overall cosmetic outcome?  
1-4 (bad) 3
5-6 (fair) 8
7-8 (good) 11
9-10 (excellent) 25
Satisfaction with overall outcome  
Would you recommend it to anybody who is thinking about it?  
Yes 100
No 0
Psychosocial well-being  
Have the psychological symptoms which you have been suffering from disappeared?  
No 20
only a little 1
fairly 2
quite a lot 10
yes 14
Sexual well-being  
Have your sexual relations improved?  
Yes 14
No 33
Physical well-being  
Have the physical symptoms which you have been suffering from disappeared?  
No 2
only a little 1
fairly 2
quite a lot 13
yes 29
Satisfaction with the care process  
Do you consider that you have received sufficiently complete preoperative information about the surgical process?  
Yes 36
No 11
Are you satisfied with the care provided?  
Yes 46
No 1