Lymphedema is the swelling that takes place when their is an accumulation of protein rich fluid in the interstitial tissue.
Franklin, TN (PRWEB) October 31, 2013
Lymphedema is the swelling that takes place when their is an accumulation of protein rich fluid in the interstitial tissue. Lymphedema is an important issue for physical therapists because of its relatively high frequency in cancer patients. The Lymphedema Toolbox, a Windows based physical therapy continuing education course online and software tool was designed to education therapists on lymphedema and the care of patients with lymphedema.
The Lymphedema Toolbox™ is a software program that provides the clinician with patient and professional education on a range of topics dealing with lymphedema. The material in the Lymphedema Toolbox is a great starting point for therapists looking to learn about lymphedema. It is a popular course with therapists that are advancing their hands on skill and attending live training courses. Understanding the information in the Lymphedema Toolbox forms a solid information foundation on which to base more education in the cancer and lymphedema treatment areas.
This physical therapy continuing education course online and Windows USB delivery allows physical therapists to receive up to 15 hrs of continuing education credit. The PT online continuing education allows for online access to the course test and certificate. More information can be found at http://www.healthclick.com/courses/nas270.php.
This PT continuing education course online is pre-approved in California, Nevada, Washington, Florida, Illinois, Oregon, Texas, Massachussets, Alaska, the District of Columbia, Tennessee and Georgia. New approvals are added weekly.