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Target audience

  • Community & Practice nurses

  •  Lymphoedema Therapists

  • Allied Health Professional (occupational therapists, Physiotherapists) 

  • Clinicians who treat chronic oedema in their practice

Aims & Objectives

  • Increase awareness of why compression bandaging is prescribed

  • Understand the theory & principles of compression bandaging and the differences in types of bandages. 

  • Understand & demonstrate the practical application of short stretch multi-layer compression bandaging in chronic oedema management.

  • Increase awareness of indications & contra indications of compression therapy

  • To promote safe practice in the use of compression therapy.