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Pre-conference: 3M : Dynamics of compression and the Swollen Limb: Venous Edema & Phlebolymphedema


Friday May 19



At the conclusion of this educational program the participant will be able to:

  • Explain the science behind compression therapy for venous leg ulcers and the swollen limb
  • Articulate the dynamics of sub-bandage pressures
  • Describe the etiology and pathology of phlebolymphedema and Venous edema to include differentiation between venous insufficiency and lymphatic insufficiency 
  • Describe how compression supports the venous and lymphatic system
  • Identify characteristics of venous edema, Venous leg ulcers​, and phlebolymphedema