Chapter 8. Lymphatic Drainage

  1. Mary Woods Clinical Nurse Specialist/Head of Lymphoedema Services, MSc. BSc., (Hons) RGN Onc. Cert.

Published Online: 25 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692158.ch8

Lymphoedema Care

Lymphoedema Care

How to Cite

Woods, M. (2007) Lymphatic Drainage, in Lymphoedema Care, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692158.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146289

Online ISBN: 9780470692158

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Keywords:

  • interstital;
  • physiology;
  • lateral motion;
  • lymph fluid;
  • inflammation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Learning objectives

  • Manual lymphatic drainage

  • Simple lymphatic drainage (SLD)

  • Conclusion

  • References