Improve your quality of life with the Lymphedema Self-Care Manual (3rd edition) from the Ginger-K Lymphedema Cancer Care Center in Morgan Hill, California. This manual makes a perfect gift for lymphedema patients.
Care & Maintenance
Learn to care for yourself and manage your condition for a better quality of life. The Lymphedema Self-Care Manual is not intended to be a medical manual or to replace your physician's care and advice; rather, it is a guide to good lymphedema, skin, and wound care. The manual is the culmination of 25 yrs' experience in the field of lymphedema care.
Self-care protocol is the direct result of patients’ subjective comments, which have led to better methods of treatment. Over the years, these formulas have been used in treating patients and have not only become part of the clinic's protocol for therapy, but have also proven to be a vital tool for education of patients in self-care and maintenance.
This constant exchange of information between patient and caregiver continues to be the basis for individualized patient care at the clinic. The need for a detailed resource for lymphedema self-care prompted publication of this "easy-to-carry" manual. Its goal is to answers any questions you have about lymphedema and guide you to a better understanding of self-care