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Visible disfigurement (1998)
Book Chapter
Rumsey, N. (1998). Visible disfigurement. In A. S. Bellack, & M. Hersen (Eds.), Comprehensive Clinical Psychology, 575-593. Elsevier Science

Disfigurement & dysmorphology (1997)
Book Chapter
Rumsey, N. (1997). Disfigurement & dysmorphology. In A. Baum, S. Newman, J. Weinmann, R. West, & C. McManus (Eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and MedicineCambridge University Press

Plastic and cosmetic surgery (1997)
Book Chapter
Rumsey, N. (1997). Plastic and cosmetic surgery. In A. Baum, S. Newman, J. Weinmann, R. West, & C. McManus (Eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and MedicineCambridge University Press

Historical & anthropological perspectives on appearance (1997)
Book Chapter
Rumsey, N. (1997). Historical & anthropological perspectives on appearance. In R. Lansdown, N. Rumsey, E. Bradbury, T. Carr, & J. Partridge (Eds.), Visibly Different: Coping with DisfigurementHodder Arnold

Individual variation in adjusting to visible differences (1997)
Book Chapter
Moss, T. (1997). Individual variation in adjusting to visible differences. In R. Landsdown, N. Rumsey, E. Bradbury, T. Carr, & J. Partridge (Eds.), Visibly Different: Coping with DisfigurementButterworth Heinemann

Counselling and disfigurement (1991)
Book Chapter
Rumsey, N. (1991). Counselling and disfigurement. In H. Davis, & L. Fallowfield (Eds.), Counselling and Communication in Health CareWiley

Interventions to support patients affected by an altered appearance
Book Chapter
Lewis-Smith, H., Harcourt, D., & Clarke, A. (2018). Interventions to support patients affected by an altered appearance. In M. C. Fingeret, & I. Teo (Eds.), Body Image Care for Cancer Patients: Principles and Practice, 57-80. OUP USA

Changes to appearance as a result of disease and treatment can be a source of considerable distress for many patients. In this chapter we apply a stepped model of care as a framework to consider the use of psychosocial approaches to support people wh... Read More about Interventions to support patients affected by an altered appearance.