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Table 1 Semi-structured interview schedule questions 1–6

From: Improving preparedness prior to reconstructive breast surgery via inclusion of 3D images during pre-operative counselling: a qualitative analysis

1 What is your overall opinion of the consultation you received?
2 Did this consultation trigger any particular emotions for you, and if so, what triggered those emotions?
3 Do you have thoughts or feelings about the inclusion of photographs of other women during the consultation?
4 Which type of photograph (2D or 3D) gave you a better idea about breast size and what makes you say this?
5 Which type of photograph (2D or 3D) gave you a better idea about breast symmetry (researcher allowed to explain meaning of this word if requested) and what makes you say this?
6 Was it useful to view images of women with similar skin colour, breast size, and type of surgery, and if so, why?