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Lymphedema Management by the Therapists

  • Saskia R. J. Thiadens


This chapter is aimed at introducing the crucial contribution of nurses and hands-on therapists in recognition of the need, development, standardization, provision of care, and patient advocacy for chronic lymphedema.


Patient Advocacy Breast Center Chronic Lymphedema Lymphedema Treatment Effective Treatment Protocol 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Saskia R. J. Thiadens
    • 1
  1. 1.National Lymphedema Network, Inc.San FranciscoUSA

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