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Obesity-Related Lymphedema: Continuing Education Course

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

12-1 pm ET | 8-9 pm ET

Join us for a 1 hour webinar on obesity-related lymphedema including pathophysiology, the correlation between obesity and lymphedema, identification of lymphedema in this population, and special considerations for treating the patient with obesity-related lymphedema.


At end of the program, the participants will be able to:

1. Explain how obesity affects the anatomy and physiology of soft tissue, lymphatics, and function.

2. Explain the revised Starling Principal and the implications it has in the treatment of chronic edema.

3. Describe the unique presentation of lymphedema and clinical concerns patients with obesity-related lymphedema face.

4. Describe how to assess impairments and lymphedema for patients with obesity.

5. Describe treatment options for obesity-related lymphedema.

Tactile Medical is offering a complimentary virtual course for one continuing education contact hour (.1 CE). There is no penalty for cancellation of registration.

12-1 pm ET Registration               8-9 pm ET Registration

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Wednesday, May 22, 2024
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