Lymphoedema

Clinical innovations: lymphoedema management

With regards to recent advances in imaging and surgical approaches, what is new in the lymphoedema world? What has been proven through clinical trials and which of this evidence/information is translatable into clinical practice? What needs to be done and what seems to work in the clinic, but does...

Clinical innovations: lymphoedema management

With regards to recent advances in imaging and surgical approaches, what is new in the lymphoedema world? What has been proven through clinical trials and which of this evidence/information is translatable into clinical practice? What needs to be done and what seems to work in the clinic, but does...

Preventing skin breakdown in lymphoedema

Lymphoedema following breast cancer treatment is characterised by an accumulation of lymph fluid in the affected limb, leading to abnormal swelling. Meticulous daily skin care forms an integral part of lymphoedema risk reduction and also prevents skin breakdown. This article examines an innovative...