Lymphedema Therapy Certification Course
at Foeldi Clinic, Hinterzarten, Germany

Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) & Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT)
June 8 – 20, 2015
(Course taught in English.)

Klose Training is pleased to offer the annual Lymphedema Therapy Certification Course at the Foeldi Clinic in Hinterzarten, Germany in cooperation with the Foeldi College in Freiburg, Germany.

General Information & Accommodations

Foeldi Clinic

Course Description:

This English-speaking lymphedema certification training is held at the Foeldi Clinic in Hinterzarten, Germany and is available to healthcare professionals from around the world. Among other topics, this course covers the anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the lymphatic system, treatment techniques and sequences of MLD (Vodder technique), indications and contra-indications of MLD and CDT, treatment sequences for primary and secondary lymphedema, lymphedema bandaging techniques for upper and lower extremities, lymphedema exercises, hygienic skin and nail care for patients with lymphedema, measuring and fitting techniques for lymphedema support garments, patient evaluation and weekly measuring (circumference and volume), home maintenance and self-treatment for lymphedema. Moreover, students are given the unique opportunity to participate at doctors’ rounds.

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Student Agreement

Certificate/Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)

LANA Certification Exam