A must-see for every Certified Lymphoedema Therapist and referring physician. There are many misconceptions about obesity and its association with lymphoedema and lipedema. Many common myths negatively impact the treatment provided to patients suffering from these diseases. This lecture will change your attitude about obesity and alter your therapeutic approach and typical recommendations for patients suffering from obesity, lymphoedema, and/or lipedema.
Educational Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Instructional Method: Online/Distance Learning
No prior lymphedema certification required. This course is offered to all Medical Practitioners, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses, Podiatrists, Accredited Exercise Physiologists, Massage Therapists, Physiotherapy Assistants, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Nursing students and students undertaking health professional qualifications.
NOTE: It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that the skills acquired in this class are within their scope of practice.