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Table 1 CBIS questionnaire results

From: The GELPOINT (Applied Medical) port is a suitable instrument for salpingo-oophorectomy with good rates of patient satisfaction, in particular body image

Cosmesis and body image questionnaire consisting of a body image score and a cosmetic score.
Question Mean score Range Median
1 Are you less satisfied with your body since the operation? 1 = not at all 2 = a little bit 3 = quite a bit 4 = yes, extremely 1.43 1–4 1
2 Do you think the operation has damaged your body? (Score 1–4 as for question 1) 1 1 1
3 Do you feel less attractive as a result of your operation? (Score 1–4 as for question 1) 1.21 1–2 1
4 Do you feel less feminine as a result of your operation? (Score 1–4 as for question 1) 1 1 1
5 Is it difficult to look at yourself naked? (Score 1–4 as for question 1) 1 1 1
6 On a scale from 1 to 7, how satisfied are you with your scars? 1 = very unsatisfied 2 = quite unsatisfied 3 = a bit unsatisfied 4 = not unsatisfied/satisfied 5 = a bit satisfied 6 = quite satisfied 7 = very satisfied 4.14 1-7 1
7 On a scale from 1 to 7, how would you describe your scars? 1 = revolting 2 = quite revolting 3 = a bit revolting 4 = not revolting/not beautiful 5 = a bit beautiful 6 = quite beautiful 7 = very beautiful 4.67 4–7 4
8 Could you score your own scar(s) on a scale from 1 to 10? 9.33 8–10 10
  Total 23.78 16–29 20