Foeldi's Textbook of Lymphology: For Physicians and Lymphedema Therapists / Edition 2

Foeldi's Textbook of Lymphology: For Physicians and Lymphedema Therapists / Edition 2

by Michael Foeldi
     
 

This well-known classic textbook summarizes all aspects of Lymphology.

  • Anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system
  • Causes, diagnostics, therapy and progression of all lymphatic diseases
  • Techniques and effects of Complex Physical Decongestive Therapy (PDT)

This textbook uniquely connects traditional medicine with a

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Overview

This well-known classic textbook summarizes all aspects of Lymphology.

  • Anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system
  • Causes, diagnostics, therapy and progression of all lymphatic diseases
  • Techniques and effects of Complex Physical Decongestive Therapy (PDT)

This textbook uniquely connects traditional medicine with a physiotherapeutic approach - the ideal basis for medical doctors, and therapists.

The 3rd edition has been completely updated and enhanced.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780723434467
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/14/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Anatomy of the Lymphatic System

Chapter 2: Terminal Vascular System (Microcirculation), Interstitial Connective Tissue, Lymph Capillaries and Precollectors

Chapter 3: Fundamentals of Comparative Lymphology

Chapter 4: Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Lymphatic System

Chapter 5: Lymphostatic Diseases

Chapter 6: Morphological Changes

Chapter 7: Lymphatic Tissue and its Vessel Systems

Chapter 8: Acute Inflammation

Chapter 9: Lipedema

Chapter 10: Benign Symmetrical Lipomatosis

Chapter 11: Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI) and Venous-Lymphostatic Insufficiency

Chapter 12: Generalized Edemas in Women

Chapter 13: Radiological Diagnostic Procedures in Edema of the Extremities

Chapter 14: Metastasis of Malignant Tumor

Chapter 15: Angiodysplasia

Chapter 16: Molecular Lymphology and Genetics of Lymphedema-Angiodysplasia Syndromes

Chapter 17: Practical Instructions for Therapists – Manual Lymph Drainage

Chapter 18: Decongestive Kinesiotherapy, Respiratory Therapy, Physiotherapy and Other Physical Therapy Techniques

Chapter 19: Compression Therapy

Chapter 20: Guidelines for the Application of MLD / CDT for Primary and Secondary Lymphedema and Other Selected Pathologies

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