The goal of this program is to provide physical therapists with an overview of lipedema, including etiology, pathophysiology, risk factors, clinical manifestations, treatment options, and differential diagnosis with lymphedema.
- Describe the etiology, pathophysiology, and risk factors of lipedema
- Describe how lipedema is diagnosed and treated
- Compare and contrast the disease process and treatment of lymphedema with lipedema
This course has been made available for FREE through a promotional arrangement with Holy Redeemer until March 23, 2012.
Activity: Lipedema: Often Confused with Lymphedema
Author: Harold Merriman, PT, PhD, CLT
CEUs Offered: 1.0 hr