In France, 35% of women with breast cancer undergo a mastectomy. Only 50% of women find the courage to breast reconstruction . Others abstain for fear of pain, denial of medical community and too often, a lack of real information. However, the physical therapist plays a key role in the reconstruction of patients following breast cancer surgery.
After the treatment of immediate postoperative (suites lumpectomy or mastectomy Oncoplastic), the second time the accompanying respect to preoperative breast reconstruction work, which usually take place one year after curative surgery.
This support is to prepare the tissue for optimal aesthetic results. The last time regarding the postoperative breast reconstruction work (Scar).
Whatever the time of care, support the physiotherapist makes them the least difficult test and allows them to regain their femininity.