Prerequisites The course is aimed at Rehabilitation Therapists, Massotherapists, Doctors, Nurses, Obstetricians, Osteopaths and Chiropractors.
Location: course held at Arte Medica, Milano Via Belgirate 15; first session November 25/26, 2023, second session February 24/25, 2024.

Registration by September 30, 2023

First session

Morning session: 10.30 – 13.30
Afternoon session: 14.00 – 19.00

  • Lymph and connective tissue
  • Lymphatic and connective system in relation to the immune system
  • Autonomous regulation of the lymphatic system
  • Physiopathology of the lymphatic edema and of the tissue storage phase
  • Clinical and instrumental monitoring of the patient with primary and secondary lymphedema, clinical and instrumental staging
  • Pharmacological therapy
  • Physiokinesitherapic drainage techniques
  • Axillary cavity
  • Inguinal region
  • Learning of the manual therapy of the lymph-connective drainage technique
  • Practice exercises on the treatment of the armpit and the inguinal region
  • Self-treatment techniques
  • References of topographic anatomy of the upper limb
  • The supraclavicular and suprascapular region
  • Learning of the upper limb treatment.

Second session

Morning session: 10.30 – 13.30
Afternoon session: 14.00 – 19.00

  • References of topographic anatomy of the lower limb
  • Lower limb treatment practice
  • Adhesive shoulder capsulitis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome. Idiopathic edemas of the lower limb
  • Lymphovenous edema
  • Oedematous-fibro-sclerotic panniculopathy
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Postoperative lymphedema
  • Treatment of hypertrophic and retractile scars
  • Lymphocele and lymphorrhea
  • Lymphedema in neurological syndromes
  • The diaphragm
  • Treatment practice of the sternal region
  • Treatment of the diaphragm and the thoracic wall
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