Advanced Bandaging & Decongestive Compression

(2days, 16 CE hrs, 8am-5pm)

This training is invaluable to edema/lymphedema management in everyday clinical practice and focuses on advanced bandaging & decongestive compression options. Learn how to perform a bedside ABI. Master customized, full-limb, multi-layered bandaging systems that will not slip down, aggressively soften fibrotic tissue, and stay in place for several days at a time. Expand your decongestive compression options with garments that reduce with the edema. Learn how to effectively and efficiently compress even the most advanced, Stage 3 lymphedema, with massive lobules. Everything you need is provided for hands-on training, as well as ample bandaging supplies for you to take back home.

Course Schedule / Outline

Educational Level & Who Should Attend

Advanced Education. Specialized training.

Best suited for licensed healthcare providers who are working with patients with edema/lymphedema, requiring custom, multi-layered, short stretch bandaging.

Pre-requisites

Current PT, PTA, OT, OTA, MD, DO, DPM, PA, NP, RN license. OR SLP, MT license AND a lymphedema certification (CLT-LANA, CLWT, or CLT).