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  Edema Management: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

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CEUs: .3 FL LIVE 20-171188 for 3
Contact Hours: 3 NBCOT® 3.75 PDUs

*University & multi-center Licensure available upon request; all courses single user only
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Domain of OT, Occupational Therapy Process


Nancy Falkenstein OTR/L CHT
Vicki Darlington OTR/L, CHT, CLT


This is an intermediate interactive course to teach the clinician about the pathophysiology of edema. Basic lymphatic and venous anatomy discussed. Review basic concepts to advanced techniques. Learn about capillary filtration and resorption and much more in this exciting course. Mixed level learning course - Instructional Methods include PowerPoint presentation, lecture, and videos to enhance understanding. Upon Successful completion of the examination (80%) your certificate will be sent via email.


  • Describe circulatory system anatomy and how it relates to edema
  • List the different types of edema and how to treat
  • Be introduced to modalities to assist with edema reduction
  • Explain how compression can assist with maintaining clinical edema reduction gains
  • Review levels of compression recommended to reduce edema
  • Explain how the lymphatic system works to balance the body's system
  • Be introduced to manual techniques to reduce edema to include: Graston Technique, lymphedema massage, edema mobilization and more
  • View how to effectively bandage patients to eliminate edema
  • Adjunctive DVDs available for some courses for an additional fee. Call 727-560-5552 for details
  • Outline:

  • Introduction
  • Anatomy of the circulatory system
  • Definitions
  • Treatment
  • Modalities
  • Manual Techniques
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Bandage Techniques
  • Format
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    The lecturer in the second half was hard to follow and almost put me to sleep
    Great class! I enjoyed it and took things from it to use in the clinic!
    Kari Wiese, OTR/L  
    Excellent course. Very thorough with lots of great tips and treatment techniques to implement in the clinic. Results have improved with patients since taking this course!
    Sheila Kamp  

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