Improving the quality of life of patients with breast cancer-related lymphoedema by lymphaticovenous anastomosis (LVA): study protocol of a multicentre randomised controlled trial

Joost Wolfs, Jop Beugels, Merel Kimman, Andrzej A. Piatkowski de Grzymala, Esther Heuts, Xavier Keuter, Hanneke Tielemans, Dietmar Ulrich, R. van der Hulst, Shan Shan Qiu*

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Original languageEnglish
Article number035337
Number of pages7
JournalBMJ Open
Volume10
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2020

Keywords

  • plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • breast surgery
  • INDOCYANINE GREEN LYMPHOGRAPHY
  • NODE DISSECTION
  • PSYCHOSOCIAL IMPACT
  • VENOUS ANASTOMOSIS
  • ARM LYMPHEDEMA
  • SURVIVORS
  • RISK
  • EFFICACY
  • BYPASS
  • METAANALYSIS

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