Nurses - Lymphedema Management

Lymphedema Management An Evidence Based Approach for Nurses


Coming up in your neighborhood

Maple Shade, NJ

Instructor

Jane de Heer, PT, DPT, MBA, CLT

September 13th, 2012

Grand Versailles. Quality Inn

531 Route 38 West  Maple Shade, NJ 08052

This comprehensive one day course is designed to teach the most current evidence based management techniques to effectively treat Lymphedema.

Recent research studies will be discussed to validate therapeutic techniques. Participants will leave the course with information needed to immediately begin referring patients with lymphedema to the appropriate program.

Effective assessment and treatment approaches are thoroughly explained . Successful functional outcomes with lymphedema patients can be achieved if a patient is guided appropriately.

Course Objectives:

· Demonstrate an understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system.

· Describe the path physiology of common upper and lower extremity lymphedema.

· Recognize, assess  the different classifications of  upper and lower extremity.

· Be able to choose or refer patients to the appropriate evidence based lymphedema management program.

· Recognize new-technology including low level laser and latest research supporting its use in lymphedemamanagement..

Please call to sign up Now

at (856) 607-3053

or email us at janedeheer@netscape.net

Nurses Lymphedema Class Brochure

Nurses CNE- Lymphedema Management