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Preliminary Programme:

07h30 - 08h00: Registration and coffee welcome amongst the exhibitiors
08h00 - 09h45:

BeSL Lectures “Fatty tissues and lymphatic system”

    Prof P. Bourgeois (Belgium): “Lymphedemas and/or lipedemas?”
    Dr Horra (Spain) : “Lymphatics vessels and the fatty tissues, a complex relation?”
    Prof Campisi (Italy): “Lympho-lipo-aspiration for lymphedemas and lipedemas?”

09h45 - 10h15: Coffee break and visit of the exhibitors and poster session
10h15 - 16h45:

”How should we deal with edema of the limbs : from A to Z?”
”Prendre en charge un oedème de membre(s) : de A à Z?”
”Hoe moeten we omgaan met een oedeem van de ledematen; van A tot Z?”

10h15 - 12h15:

Session 1

1) Pre-therapeutic Clinical and paraclinical management of the limbedemas - Prise en charge et bilan clinique et paraclinique des oedèmes des membres (et autres) - Medische and paramedische behandeling van oedemen van de ledematen BeSL guidelines for the pretherapeutic evaluation of limbedemas? Prof P. Bourgeois, MD, PhD

2) Surgery and/or physical therapy for lymphedemas? - Quelle prise en charge thérapeutique? Chirurgie ou/et physiothérapie? - Chirurgie en/of fysiotherapie voor lymfoedemen?

    BeSL Guidelines for surgery in lymphedema: Dr Roman, MD

    BeSL Guidelines for Physical Therapy in lymphedema: Prof N. Adriaenssens and/or Prof O. Leduc With Discussion around practical situations

3) How can we evaluate the response to treatment? - Hoe kunnen we de reactie evalueren op de behandelingen - Comment évaluer la réponse aux traitements? Mr Harfouche, PT
    - Volumétriques et/ou périmétriques?
    - Autres?
    - Perikit?
    - Perometer?
    - Mètre ruban?
    - Immersion?
    - Volometer? 

12h15 - 12h45: Walking lunch amongst the exhibitors
12h45 - 16h15:

Session 2: About the physical treatments? About…

4) Manual lymphatic drainages under lympho-fluoroscopic control? Prof P. Bourgeois, MD, PhD

5) Multi-layer-bandaging: materials and applications? Prof O. Leduc and Prof N. Adriaenssens, PT, PhD, With demonstration of materials

6) Pressothérapies? Prof O. Leduc and Prof N. Adriaenssens, PT, PhD

7) Elastic stockings and contentions (and physical exercises?) Practical considerations about and for elastic contentions? Mr Doctorandus Pastouret, PT, With demonstration of materials

16h15 - 16h50: Coffee break and visit of the exhibitors
16h50 - 18h00:

Session 3

8) Nutrition for Lymphedema and/or Lipedema? Dr Guggenbuhl

9) Which reimbursements? - Quels remboursements? - Welke terugbetalingen?

    For the products? - Pour les produits? - Voor de producten? Mme Hubar

    For the care delivery? - Pour les prestations? - Voor de dienstverlening? Mme F Van Dooren

18h00 - 18h30:  BeSL General Assembly


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