Lymphoedema Specialists

For those who are health care professional with some training in lymphoedema and working as lymphoedema practitioners or specialists we have Resources on Knowledge Network. To access these resources you will need an Athens password and the first time you enter you...

HCSW and Nursing Homes

Free learning module on the link below: Health Care Support Workers and other carers This section is especially for you. The short learning module below is to help you learn how to look after people with swollen legs and feet. It also gives examples of when you might...

Doctors

Doctors self-identified their education needs in a recent study* (as summarised in the charts below) Lymphoedema services in Scotland Differential diagnosis of lymphoedema and further information Prescribing compression hosiery Best practice for cellulitis with...

Compression Garments

Compression hosiery is the main stay of treatment in chronic oedema. Without the application of hosiery, any reduction from compression bandaging will be short-lived and the oedema will rebound. Before applying compression stockings, assessment of the arterial...

Welcome

If you are looking for lymphoedema services or want guidance on management of the condition please explore our website through the profession and group specific tabs above or click on the search link (the magnifying glass) on the top right of the page. You’ll find...