Breast Cancer Related Lymphoedema (BCRL)

BSN medical are committed to provide quality education for healthcare professionals and patients. Progress in patient care depends on continuing professional development and so educational initiatives are integral to our partnership with healthcare professionals.

Educational Literature

Available now: to view online or request a hard copy from your BSN medical Lymphoedema Key Account Manager

Offering clinical support to:

  • Improve awareness and understanding of BCRL
  • Help clinicians recognise the signs and symptoms of BCRL
  • Help increase early diagnosis and referral
  • Provide appropriate therapeutic interventions

Patient Materials

Coming soon: online or request a hard copy from your BSN medical Lymphoedema Key Account Manager

Supporting patients to understand:

  • What the lymphatic system and lymphoedema is
  • Why cancer patients are more at risk of developing lymphoedema
  • What can be done to help prevent the development of lymphoedema
  • What are the signs and symptoms of lymphoedema

JOBST® Academy

Coming soon: the JOBST Academy are pleased to announce that there will be a brand new module launched later this year providing education on ‘Breast Lymphoedema’.

The new module aims to increase clinical confidence in the treatment of breast lymphoedema, by equipping delegates with the skills to:

  • Understand the prevalence and types of breast cancers and lymphoedema
  • Understand how lymphoedema occurs / affects  the breast and torso
  • Gain understanding of how to assess patients with breast lymphoedema
  • Understand the treatment options for breast lymphoedema
  • Measure for compression therapy