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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Management of Lymphoedema after Breast Cancer

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Management of Lymphoedema after Breast Cancer

Description

 

In this episode:

 

 
– The early signs and suggested conservative management of lymphoedema after breast cancer surgery
– When to refer a patient with lymphoedema for specialist care and what additional treatments specialist units can offer

 
 

Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

 

 

Guest: Prof John Boyages AM, Radiation Oncologist ICON Cancer Centre Honorary Professor, ALERT Lymphoedema Program, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Human Sciences Macquarie University

 

 

 

Total time: 23 mins
Recommended Resources:
The ICON Cancer Centre Website
Professor Boyages ‘Taking Control’ series of books on breast cancer

 

 

 

 

 

 

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