LYMPHEDEMA: FROM DIAGNOSIS  TO  TREATMENT

Date: 16th-17th June 2017

 

Eurocenter Venalinfa

San Benedetto del Tronto

ITALY

 

PROGRAM

 

First day

Morning (9-13)

  • Anatomy and Pathophysiology of the Lymphatic System and of Lymphedema
  • Diagnostic approach to limb lymphedema
  • Colour-duplex ultrasound (CDU) and Bioimpedance Spectroscopy (BIS) in Lymphedema

Coffe-break

  • Live practice of clinical investigation, volumetry, CDU and BIS in lymphedema patients
  • Therapeutic Management of Lymphedema of the lower and upper limbs: Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD), Electromedical Equipments: Intermittent Pneumatic Compression, Electro-Sound Waves, etc.

 Afternoon (14-18)

  • Compression Therapy: Bandaging, Elastic garments
  • Live practice of MLD, electromedicals and compression in lymphedema patients

Coffee-break

  • Live practice of measurements and complex physical treatment in lymphedema patients

 

Second day

Morning (8.30-13)

  • Hygiene rules and Exercises
  • Drugs and topical therapy
  • Surgery: resection and microsurgery
  • Live practice of measurements and treatment in lymphedema patients

Coffee-break

  • Live practice of treatments in lymphedema patients
  • Complications of Lymphedema: Prevention and Treatment

 

Faculty

A.Cavezzi (Coordinator)

G.Mosti

S.Paccasassi

 

ORGANISING SECRETARY (registration, accomodation, travels)

[email protected],

* tel. +390735500635 (landline)

+393701163042 (mobile, whatsapp, viber)

Skype : eurocenter_venalinfa

Live demos and hands-on included. Limited number (5-8) of participants

Participation is guaranteed on a first-to-serve basis and each course is activated provided a minimum number of participants is reached. In case of course cancellation the entire fee will be returned to each registered participant.

Official Language: English

Optionally this course may be organised in Russian, Spanish, Polish or Arabic language on request; please refer to:[email protected]

Course Fee: 600 euros (VAT included)

The fee includes: certificate of participation, lunch and coffee-breaks, car-transfer hotel (B&B)-Eurocenter Venalinfa and viceversa, bag, usb-stick containing all the educational material (slide presentation, articles, etc.) . Participants may also apply to the faculty members for a personal training further to the course.

Deadline for registration: 16th May 2017

For REGISTRATION the following information of each participant must be submitted via email :

SURNAME

NAME

ADDRESS

ZIP                          CITY

COUNTRY

MOBILE  TEL. N.

EMAIL

The registration information must be sent via email to: [email protected]

Fees / Modalities of Payment

Payments via Bank Transfer to: Venalinfa S.R.L., Viale dello Sport, 14 – San Benedetto del Tronto (AP), Italy, BANCA INTESA SAN PAOLO SPA, IBAN: IT44T0306924405100000003502, BIC: BCITITMM

Please in your email report the details of the relative bank transfer

Cancellation / Refund  Policy

In case of cancellation of participation up to 15 days before the course, 50% of the paid fee will be refunded. After this deadline no refund will be possible.

Course Venue (theory and practice):

Eurocenter Venalinfa

Viale dello Sport 14, 2nd floor

63074 San Benedetto del Tronto (AP)

ITALY

Transportation info

Nearest airports: Pescara, Ancona, Rome

* Flight search engines:

www.skyscanner.com

www.flylc.com

* Car-Transfer from/to Ancona, Pescara, Rome airports available on demand. Enquiries to: [email protected]

* Direct buses from/to Rome Airports:

http://www.romamarchelinee.it/?strLang=en

http://www.prenotazionistartcardinali.it/ricerca_viaggi.php

www.gasparionline.it/en/

Accomodation

Nearest hotels/bed and breakfasts available at discounted fares in www.venalinfa.eu/accomodation