WEBINAR: The assessment and management of lower limb lymphoedema/chronic oedema

Topic
The assessment and management of lower limb lymphoedema/chronic oedema - presented by Rebecca Elwell
Date
03 February 2021
Start Time
7.00pm AEDT
Venue
Online (via computer)
Contact Name
Education Coordinator - Amanda Checken
Contact Phone
1300 935 332 (AUS) 0800 866 030 (NZ)
Contact Email
education@lymphoedema.org.au

This webinar will look at the assessment and management of lower limb lymphoedema/chronic oedema including wounds, lymphorrhoea, red-legs versus cellulitis and the application of compression in the absence of ABPI


This webinar will explore the assessment and management of lower limb lymphoedema/chronic oedema including wound and lymphorrhoea management, differential diagnosis in the treatment of red legs and cellulitis and the application of compression in the absence of ABPI.

 

About the presenter - Rebecca Elwell

Rebecca is the Lymphoedema Advanced Nurse Practitioner, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust. She is a member of the Children with Lymphoedema Special Interest group and the British Lymphology Society (BLS) Scientific Committee of which she was chair for 5 years. She is currently a BLS trustee and the annual conference organiser. She is on the editorial board for the Journal of Lymphoedema and the British Journal of Community Nursing, Chronic Oedema supplement.

Rebecca completed her Msc Lymphoedema in 2012 and in 2019 she won 2 BLS awards for innovation and raising awareness of lymphoedema amongst health care professionals.

 

Time: 7.00pm AEDT - click here for your local time zone

Cost: Webinars cost $30 (inc GST) and are exclusive to ALA members.

Please note:

  • Registrations for the webinar will close on Wednesday 3 February at 3.00pm (AEDT)
  • To access this educational opportunity, you will need to register for the webinar regardless of whether you are able to participate or not.
  • A recording of this webinar will be sent to all registered attendees within 48 hours of the webinar being hosted.
  • Certificates for CPD will only be sent to those recorded as signed into the webinar live