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Intermediate Level

Health professionals interested in multidisciplinary breast cancer rehabilitation and reducing lymphoedema following a diagnosis of breast cancer.

Approx. 8 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Describe the prospective surveillance and early intervention model of care and outline how to implement this model across healthcare settings 

  • Explain the range of clinical assessments used to detect early breast cancer related lymphoedema

  • Explain why a multidisciplinary treatment approach may improve survivorship for those diagnosed with breast cancer

Skills you will gain

clinical assessmentphysiologyAnatomyclinical treatmentResearch
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Intermediate Level

Health professionals interested in multidisciplinary breast cancer rehabilitation and reducing lymphoedema following a diagnosis of breast cancer.

Approx. 8 hours to complete
English

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Macquarie University

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

23 minutes to complete

Course Overview

23 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 3 min), 2 readings
1 video
2 readings
About ALERT15m
Course Overview5m
2 hours to complete

Introduction to Lymphoedema

2 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Readings and Related Articles40m
1 practice exercise
Introduction to Lymphoedema Quiz20m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Lymphatic Physiology

1 hour to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Readings and Related Articles30m
1 practice exercise
Lymphatic Physiology Quiz20m
1 hour to complete

Lymphatic Anatomy

1 hour to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Readings and Related Articles30m
1 practice exercise
Lymphatic Anatomy Quiz20m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Assessment & Treatment

2 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Readings and Related Articles40m
1 practice exercise
Assessment & Treatment Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Case Studies

2 hours to complete
1 reading
1 reading
Readings and Related Articles20m
1 practice exercise
Case Studies Quiz30m

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