Compiled by an internationally renowned pioneer in the field of lymphology with contributions from leading experts, this textbook explores all aspects of lymphological science, including the causes, diagnoses, prognoses, and treatments for primary and secondary Lymphedema. Comprehensive discussions address all the essential topics relevant to lymphology, such as anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology. Therapists will benefit from practical information on clinical findings as well as instructions for performing manual lymph drainage.
Provides a detailed presentation of the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system.
Explores the causes, diagnoses, therapies and prognoses of all lymphological conditions from a physician’s perspective.
Includes a well-founded and practical discussion on the techniques, effects and implementation of Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT).