This study evaluated the outcome and risks of tumescence liposuction in patients with advanced lipedema or Dercum’s disease.
This study examines the effects of varicose vein surgery for lymphedema or lipedema patients. Results found that leg swelling worsened or was unchanged in greater than 90% of patients after undergoing a varicose vein operation.
This article presents an extended report of issues regarding the use of compression for the management of different clinical conditions, as discussed by the International Compression Club (ICC) at the European Wound Management Association (EWMA) annual conference in May 2011.
Several vascular surgeons in the U.K. took a survey about the management of lower limb lymphoedema and the resources available for its treatment in the U.K. Results of the survey are presented in this article.
This paper evaluates the quality of care of lymphoedema in Germany, and finds that many patients are not treated properly according to medical guidelines.