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The Management of Oncology Related Lymphoedema

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Education Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice Charity

Cherry Hinton Road

Shelford Bottom

Cambridge

CB22 3FB

United Kingdom

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Suitable for all healthcare professionals caring for patients with lymphoedema working in the community, hospital setting, care home or with care agency.

This session will:

  • Outline the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system including classification, differential diagnosis and clinical signs of lymphoedema
  • Help learners understand the impact lymphoedema can have on a person’s life both physically and psychologically
  • Look at the management principles for lymphoedema
  • Give learners the opportunity to practise elements of the treatment of lymphoedema including palliative bandaging, simple lymphatic drainage massage and kinesio-taping

There will be an opportunity for learners to practise techniques for managing lymphoedema.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Car parking is available at the adjacent Babraham Road Park and Ride CB22 3AB. Use the footpath to the hospice (approx 5-10 minutes walk), near the entrance to the P&R. To save time you can pay for your parking online.

Use the following post code CB22 3AB as Sat Nav and online maps currently do not recognise the correct location of the Hospice's postcode.

There is car parking at the Hospice for those with disabilities or mobility issues.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact the Education Team on 01223 675801 or education@arhc.org.uk

Refreshments are included and visitors are welcome to use the Bistro for lunch.

What's the refund policy?

If you cancel your registration 14 days prior to the start of the course, you will not be entitled to a refund, however you may transfer your booking to an alternative course. For non-attendees we reserve the right to charge a fee of £20.00, however extenuating circumstances will be taken into consideration when applying the cancellation fee.

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Education Centre, Arthur Rank Hospice Charity

Cherry Hinton Road

Shelford Bottom

Cambridge

CB22 3FB

United Kingdom

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