The women wearing the Theya Healthcare bras reported an 8.5% improvement in Body Image in the four weeks following their surgery. Those women wearing competing products, reported a 9.5% deterioration in Body Image over the same time frame.
"Once you've the right bra on it's great, it makes such a difference, you feel great" - Theya Healthcare Group Patient
The Theya Healthcare group also reported a 20% improvement in their Health Status over the period of the study, whereas the group wearing competitor bras during their recovery only reported an 8% improvement.
"It’s like a form of bandage for me over my dressing it keeps it snug it’s definitely good and feels good when it is on" - Theya Healthcare Group Patient
Those patients who wore Theya Healthcare bras reported a reduction in levels of irritation, wound discomfort and pain, whereas those wearing the competing products complained of discomfort and increased pain levels in the region of their scar.
“I don’t feel the need to take it off whereas I needed to get those other bras off me, it was like having a rope tied around you, you know?”- Theya Healthcare Group Patient
This study was conducted by Breast Care Nurse, Claire Kelly, as part of her Masters Degree in conjunction with University College Dublin. A more detailed report of the entire study methodology and results can be downloaded here.