Foldi's Textbook Of Lymphology: For Physicians And Lymphedema Therapists by Michael FöldiFoldi's Textbook Of Lymphology: For Physicians And Lymphedema Therapists by Michael Földi

Foldi's Textbook Of Lymphology: For Physicians And Lymphedema Therapists

byMichael FöldiEditorEthel Földi

Hardcover | April 30, 2012

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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.

Professor Fi is a worldwide renowned expert on lymphology - his outstanding work and publications have made him a founder and pioneer in lymphology. He has received numerous awards and honorary memberships from various international lymphology associations which underline the high regard in which he is held in the field of lymphology.P...
Title:Foldi's Textbook Of Lymphology: For Physicians And Lymphedema TherapistsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:672 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:April 30, 2012Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0723436460

ISBN - 13:9780723436461

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Table of Contents

1 Anatomy of the lymphatic system and the terminal vascular bed
2 Physiology and pathophysiology of the lymph vascular system
3 Lymphostatic Diseases
4 Morphological changes in lymphedema and tumors
5 Morphological and functional aspects of normal and pathologically altered lymphatic tissue
6 Inflammation
7 Local diseases of the subcutaneous adipose tissue.
8 Chronic venous insuffi ciency (CVI)
9 Generalized edemas in women
10 Radiological diagnostic procedures in edema of the extremities 11 Metastasis of malignant tumors
12 Angiodysplasia
13 Molecular lymphology and genetics of lymphedemaangiodysplasia syndromes
14 Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) according to Dr. E. Vodderfn1
15 Decongestive movement therapy, decongestive breathing therapy, rehabilitation exercise and other physical therapy techniques
16 Compression therapy
17 Guidelines for the application of MLD/CDT for primary and secondary lymphedema and other selected pathologies
18 Use of MLD/CDT in surgery, orthopedics, and sports medicine