This seminar will help you learn to prevent and manage upper extremity lymphedema
Where: Cancer Center Patient & Family Classroom (PFCC), Level 1
Map of Level 1
Registration is Required Register for this session by calling 734-615-4012. Space is limited
Lymphedema is a side effect of cancer surgery that can be prevented and managed.
Join lymphedema experts from the Michigan Medicine Departments of Physical & Occupational Therapy in this education session.
Through education and an open forum discussion, participants will gain an understanding of upper extremity lymphedema, and the resources available to manage it.
The class takes place on the second Tuesday of each month 1:30 to 2:30pm.
Events may be cancelled due to weather, illness or unforeseen circumstances. Please call the event cancellation line prior to attending all events: 1-855-257-3312.
Learn more about Lympedema:
- Reducing the Swelling
- Getting Back to Your Life as UsuaL (lympedema)
- National Lymphedema Network
- Managing Chemotherapy Side Effects: Swelling [pdf]