Lymphoedema Management in Head and Neck Cancer

Thursday, June 10, 2021 13:30 - 14:00

This session will look at the signs and symptoms associated with the development of head and neck cancer-related lymphoedema, and the challenges these present in relation to changes in function and in particular, the psychological impact of changes in body image. Based on clinical experience, the various management options will be discussed to provide practical advice to help reduce swelling and improve quality of life.

Rachel Day, Macmillan Specialist Lymphoedema Practitioner, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust