Effects of Aqua-Lymphatic Therapy on Lower Extremity Lymphedema: A Randomized Controlled Study


Ergin G., KARADİBAK D., Sener H. O., GÜRPINAR B.

LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY, vol.15, no.3, pp.284-291, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/lrb.2017.0017
  • Journal Name: LYMPHATIC RESEARCH AND BIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.284-291
  • Keywords: aqua-lymphatic therapy, complex decongestive physiotherapy, lymph drainage, lower extremity lymphedema, LOWER-LIMB LYMPHEDEMA, COMPLEX DECONGESTIVE PHYSIOTHERAPY, APPEARANCE ANXIETY SCALE, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, CANCER, SECONDARY, EDEMA, WALKING, PILOT, WATER
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of the aqua-lymphatic therapy (ALT) on unilateral lower extremity lymphedema in the maintenance phase.