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Lymphedema - Assessment and Management FAQ

Lymphedema - Assessment and Management FAQ

Lymphedema - Assessment and Management FAQ

INTRODUCTION

In this interview, Alex K. Wong MD, FACS answers frequently asked questions about lymphedema. 

Target audience:

  • Care settings: outpatient care settings, hospital, post acute (long-term care hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, skilled nursing facilities and home health)

LYMPHEDEMA - ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT FAQ


Sessions in this video:

  • 0:57 - The role of different specialties in lymphedema management
  • 2.55 -  Pathophysiology of lymphedema
  • 10:20 - Surgical strategies for lymphedema prevention
  • 16:42 - Lymphedema management
  • 28:34 - Contraindications to surgical interventions for lymphedema management

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