Lymphedema: Presentation, Diagnosis, and Treatment by Arin K. Greene, Sumner A. Slavin, Håkan Brorson

By Arin K. Greene, Sumner A. Slavin, Håkan Brorson

This quantity is a clinically-oriented ebook that may be used for sufferer care, educating, or learn. It covers the complete box of lymphedema, together with either fundamental and secondary ailment, in addition to all diagnostic and remedy modalities. The textual content starts with a beginning for the situation, together with its pathophysiology, epidemiology, and morbidity. subsequent, the type of lymphedema is roofed that is the template for actual prognosis. medical, radiological, and differential analysis of lymphedema can also be reviewed. eventually, conservative and operative administration is gifted, together with either physiologic and excisional procedures.

Lymphedema: Presentation, analysis, and Treatment presents a accomplished, easy-to-read reference for any health professional coping with a sufferer with lymphedema. The textual content is clinically-focused, evidence-based, and sensible. The reader, despite his/her point of teaching or distinctiveness, can be in a position to accurately deal with a sufferer with lymphedema utilizing this source. To facilitate its use in medical settings, the ebook was once designed to be transportable. additionally, diagnostic and therapy algorithms are integrated to additional simplify the administration of those sufferers. sufferer photographs are awarded through the textual content to demonstrate the medical care of lymphedema. All chapters are written by means of specialists within the box, and comprise the most up-tp-date details at the topic.

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