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“In the Trenches with Lymphedema: Wound Care in Lymphedema Patients”

June 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

WoundSource* presents…”In the Trenches with Lymphedema: Wound Care in Lymphedema Patients

Working with lymphedema patients, indeed patients with any type of edema, can be very challenging for clinicians because of the diagnosis and population, as well as the need for lymphology training across the disciplines involved in the care plan. Treating lymphedema and differentiating it from congestive heart failure, venous stasis, and renal failure requires a multidisciplinary approach.

This webinar will differentiate types of edema, identify markers that should contraindicate or modify complex lymphatic therapy, and provide a path for the interdisciplinary team to safely navigate treatment for patients with lymphedema, including patients with wounds.

Presenter:

Janet Wolfson, PT, CLWT, CWS, CLT-LANA   |  Physical Therapist & Certified Lymphedema Therapist  |  Instructor in Wound Care & Lymphedema Treatment | ILWTI  |  Wound Care Coordinator  |  Encompass Health of Ocala

Target Audience: Nursing

Questions should be directed to WoundSource (800) 787-1931

* NOTE: This is a supplier and industry resource-sponsored webinar. HealthTrust has not approved and/or endorsed the content. This program may contain the mention of products, services, drugs or brands presented in a case study or comparative format. Such examples are intended for educational and informational purposes and should not be perceived as a HealthTrust endorsement of any particular supplier, product, service, drug, brand or approach.