What can be treated?
Conditions related to cancer are listed with their respective treatment goals:
♦ Lymphedema → Reduction and management
♦ Scar Tissue → Reduction and management
(due to surgery, mastectomy, lymph node removal, other excisions / dissections,
reconstruction, port-a-cath, etc...)
♦ Decreased or impaired joint mobility → Restoration and maintenance
♦ Pain → Assessment and management
♦ Muscular and Postural issues → Improvement and correction
♦ Wounds → Treatment and self-care
♦ Reconstructive Surgery
→ Pre-Surgery: - Preparation of the tissues
- Help speed-up the healing process
→ Post-Surgery: Healing and Rehabilitation
Treatment options and techniques
Why cancer rehabilitation?