Researchers cannot yet establish a strong link between having silicone implants and health problems. However, this is not also an assurance that it is completely safe.
Former model Hang Mioku was so addicted to plastic surgery that when doctors refused to give her any more silicone, she took matters into her own hands and injected cooking oil into her face.
Executives admit that the implants were filled with a homemade unregulated mixture of industrial- and agricultural-grade silicone.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.