MLA Level 2

Syllabus

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Part 1

  • Staging Lymphedema
  • Medical Conditions associated with lymphedema
    • Cancers and their surgeries
    • Capsular contractures & other fascial issues
    • Malignant lymphedema
    • Clots
    • Axillary web syndrome
    • Numbness
  • Medical Conditions affecting lymphedema treatment
    • Arthritis
    • Hypertension
    • Impaired Mobility
    • Obesity
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Chronic Kidney Failure
    • DVT

Part 2

  • Comprehension of diagnostic tests/ Surgeries
    • ABPI/TBPI
    • MRI
    • CT
    • Mastectomies
    • Etc…

Part 3

  • Adjunct treatments
    • Intermittent pneumatic compression
    • Laser
    • Deep Oscillation
  • Adapting Treatment
    • Pediatrics
    • Palliative Care
    • Wound Care

LAB OBJECTIVES

  • Review Contraindications
  • Review lymphatic system structure and watersheds
  • Impaired System Sequences
    • Neck
    • Face
    • Back of Head
    • Arm
    • Leg
    • Abdomen
    • Back
    • Sacrum
  • Taping for impaired systems
  • Myofascial release
  • Cupping
  • Decongestive Exercises

2018 Dates:

September 8-13

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