Evolution of “pumps” and how to incorporate them into your patient’s care plan
Truth is, lymphedema “pumps” aren’t what they used to be. Hear from our lymphedema rehab experts as they address common questions, de-bunk myths about using pneumatic compression and how you can incorporate them into your patient care.
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3:25 – Evolution/history of the pneumatic compression pump
7:34 – Lymphatic pathogenesis and prevalence of lymphedema
13:56 – The changing environment of lymphedema therapy
22:25 – Basic vs. Advanced Pneumatic Compression
28:30 – Determining factors for referral of a PCD
41:10 – At what stage would you recommend a PCD?
52:25 – How to obtain a PCD for your patient (documentation!)
59:30 – Q&A