Hot of the Press October 2018

We have collated some great articles and material published over the last month. Click on the links below for more including abstracts, main findings and full articles to download.


  • A Systematic Review of the Outcomes Used to Assess Upper Body Lymphedema abstract
  • Assessing Upper and Lower Extremities Via Tissue Dielectric Constant: Suitability of Single Versus Multiple Measurements Averaged abstract and main findings
  • Assessment of local tissue water in the arms and trunk of breast cancer survivors with and without upper extremity lymphoedema abstract and main findings
  • Normative Inter limb Impedance Ratios: Implications for Early Diagnosis of Uni and Bilateral, Upper and Lower Limb Lymphedema abstract and main finings

Management Strategies

  • Integrated Rehabilitation for Breast Cancer Survivors abstract and main findings
  • Comprehensive Review Of Vascularized Lymph Node Transfers For Lymphedema: Outcomes And Complications abstract and main findings
  • ‘A good stepping stone to normality’: a qualitative study of cancer survivors’ experiences of an exercise-based rehabilitation program abstract and main findings
  • Quantitative clinical outcomes of therapy for head and neck lymphedema abstract and main findings
  • Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Dosage for Adults and Children with Lymphedema: A Systematic Review abstract and main findings
  • Physiotherapeutic rehabilitation of lymphedema: state-of-the-art abstract
  • Surgical treatment of scrotal lymphedema: modified surgical technique abstract
  • Self-Management Strategies for Malignant Lymphedema: A Case Report with 1-Year and 4-Year Follow-Up Data abstract
  • Lymphatic Microsurgical Preventing Healing Approach (LYMPHA) for Prevention of Breast Cancer-Related Lymphedema-a Preliminary Report abstract
  • Complex Therapy Physical alone or Associated with Strengthening Exercises in Patients with Lymphedema after Breast Cancer Treatment: a Controlled Clinical Trial abstract