The Canadian Lymphedema Framework (CLF) released its Consensus Statement on Training Standards for Lymphedema Therapists in Canada. In addition, their paper on Lymphedema Care and Management in Canada (published in the Journal of Lymphoedema) can be found here. Lymphedema in Canada: a qualitative study to help develop a clinical, research and education strategy can be found here.
The International Lymphoedema Framework (ILF) produces Best Practices and Position Documents for health professionals on a variety of topics related to lymphedema. Recent publications include: Compression Therapy and Surgical Interventions.
- See our article in Pathways Magazine for CLF Editorial Board Member Pamela Hodgson’s reasons why you should be using the ILF’s Best Practices Document in your practice
The National Lymphedema Network (NLN) has published several Position Papers covering topics such as Exercise, Lymphedema Risk Reduction Practices, Screening and Early Detection of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema, Diagnosis.