Jill Binkley, PT, MSc, CLT, FAAOMPT, will share insights and practical tips for Prospective Surveillance for patients at risk for and with breast cancer related lymphedema (BCRL) and other adverse treatment effects, as all as the impact of surveillance on patient outcomes and quality of life.
As of June 30, the POWER Lymphatics video archives is no longer available.
Colleen Murphy, MD, FACS, will explain the surgical management of the axilla taking lymphedema risk into consideration. She’ll also share updates of oncoplastic surgeries for patients with breast cancer.
Eva Sevick, PhD, will discuss the latest developments of ICG imaging and how this technology is improving patient outcomes.
The morning presenters answer questions.
Tactile Medical highlights the latest clinical data on lymphedema treatment and how to incorporate the comprehensive Flexitouch home care solution with patients.
John Jordi, PTA, CLT-LANA, CI, ASTYM, and Vincent Gardner, MD, will discuss the benefits and importance of physicians and therapists working closer together to obtain better outcomes and enhanced patient care. Combining both disciplines creates a more efficient treatment process and helps empower patients for success.
Andrea Branas, PT, DPT, will highlight important evaluation and treatment considerations for children with primary lymphedema based on a case study.
Linda Roherty, CLT-LANA, will explain the importance of LAB values to provide safe and effective treatment for patients with multifactorial edema/lymphedema.
Obesity-induced lymphedema is one of the most common forms of secondary lymphedema. Dr. Michael Oberlin of the Foeldi Clinic in Germany, will discuss effective treatment approaches for this growing patient population.
Donald Thomas, PT, will describe the treatment protocol for a male patient with severe, multifactorial, obesity-induced lymphedema in an outpatient setting.
Steven Dean, DO, FSVM, RPVI, will the correlation between obesity, chronic venous insufficiency and lymphedema, then test your knowledge with a fun, interactive trivia game.
Josh Trock, DPT, CLT-LANA, will present effective management for two patients with lymphedema and wounds.
Watch Saturday’s speakers participate in an interactive discussion and Q&A about providing “Best Practice Care” for patients with edema and lymphedema.