Lymphoedema

Nadine Hinchliff is a registered lymphoedema practitioner with the Australasian Lymphology Association. Nadine Hinchliff is a trained lymphoedema practitioner and as such can offer a full range of interventions, including complex lymphatic drainage, compression bandaging and garment prescription.

Nadine is able to prescribe garments under the Qld Health compression garments for treatment of malignancy related lymphoedema for eligible Qld residents.

For more information http://www.health.qld.gov.au/ahwac/html/compression.asp

What is Lymphoedema?

“Lymphoedema is the accumulation of excessive amounts of protein rich fluid resulting in swelling of one or more regions of the body.” Australasian Lymphology Association, n.d. 

For further information please see http://www.lymphoedema.org.au/ALA/Lymphoedema/What_is_Lymphoedema/ALA/Lymphodema/What_is_Lymphoedema.aspx?hkey=ff368ea9-0824-4a46-8373-d19fbba30607

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