Priority 24 from the Post Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What is the lifetime of a breast implant?  (JLA PSP Priority 24)
Overall ranking 24
JLA question ID 0109/24
Explanatory note Not available 

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Health Research Classification System category Cancer
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples

Do implants need to be changed or only with problems ~ how long will any implants last.. ~ How long do implants last? When will I need my implants to be replaced? ~ Is it necessary or advisable to have implants replaced after a certain period of time?

Submitted by 16 x Patients, 3 x Clinicians 
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0109
PSP name Post Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.

86  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)

Date of priority setting workshop 2 July 2019