This course coincides with the podcast episode discussing Lymphedema Management, which includes access to any supplementary materials (as needed) and test for comprehension. Participants will receive 0.05 CEU credit upon successful completion of the test.
- Learners will understand the anatomy and function of the lymphatic system and etiology of breast cancer related lymphedema.
- Learners will identify the components of a lymphedema home management program.
- Learners will understand underlying motivation and reasons for noncompliance for home management of chronic lymphedema, as well tools to encourage increased compliance with clients and families training.
Distance Learning: Independent
.05 AOTA CEU (½ contact hour)
|AOTA Classification Codes||
Body Structures, Intervention Implementation, Occupational Profile
|Course Completion Requirements||
Completion of the podcast episode, Completion of the post-course test with 100% accuracy
Jessica Kersey, OTR, Natalie Barnes, OTR
Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants