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  1. Les compressions élastiques des lymphoedèmes (French Edition)
    Les compressions élastiques des lymphoedèmes (French Edition) VIEW PDF

    French edition of 'Template for practice: Compression hosiery in lymphoedema'

  2. Medias de compresión para el tratamiento del linfedema (Spanish edition)
    Medias de compresión para el tratamiento del linfedema (Spanish edition) VIEW PDF

    Spanish edition of 'Template for practice: Compression hosiery in lymphoedema'.

  3. LYMPHÖDEM-Verbände in der Praxis
    LYMPHÖDEM-Verbände in der Praxis VIEW PDF

    German language edition of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA) document called Lymphoedema bandaging in practice.

  4. Template for practice: Compression hosiery in upper body lymphoedema
    Template for practice: Compression hosiery in upper body lymphoedema VIEW PDF

    Much of the emphasis in the field of compression has been on the lower limb. This Template for Practice is unique in attempting to provide an international resource that provides guidance on the appropriate use of compression garments for the upper body.

  5. Skills for practice: Management of chronic oedema in the community
    Skills for practice: Management of chronic oedema in the community VIEW PDF

    Chronic oedema of the lower limb is a prevalent condition which is frequently encountered and managed in the community. As the older adult population increasesit is reasonable to expect a parallel increase in co-morbidities, many of which are risk factors...

  6. Best Practice for the Management of Lymphoedema: an international consensus. English language edition
    Best Practice for the Management of Lymphoedema: an international consensus. English language edition VIEW PDF

    The Lymphoedema Framework presents a model for best practice in lymphoedema in adults with the aim of raising the profile of the condition and improving the care that patients receive.

  7. Best Practice for the Management of Lymphoedema: an international consensus. Japanese language edition
    Best Practice for the Management of Lymphoedema: an international consensus. Japanese language edition VIEW PDF

    The Lymphoedema Framework presents a model for best practice in lymphoedema in adults with the aim of raising the profile of the condition and improving the care that patients receive. This Japanese edition was produced in 2009.

  8. Lymphoedema bandaging in practice
    Lymphoedema bandaging in practice VIEW PDF

    This European Wound Management Association (EWMA) document focuses on lymphoedema bandaging in Europe and is intended to form part of an educational campaign that will facilitate consensus in lymphoedema practice across Europe.

  9. Template for management: developing a lymphoedema service
    Template for management: developing a lymphoedema service VIEW PDF

    This practical document is the second in the template series, launched by the Lymphoedema Framework. It is designed to support healthcare professionals in setting up and developing much needed lymphoedema services.

  10. Template for practice: Compression hosiery in lymphoedema
    Template for practice: Compression hosiery in lymphoedema VIEW PDF

    This is the first document in a template series launched by the Lymphoedema Framework which aims to enhance the care of patients with lymphoedema by providing concise, relevant and highly practical information.