Which of the Following Lymphedema Prevention Strategies Is Most Related
Which of the following lymphedema prevention strategies is MOST related to the integumentary system?
A)Avoid having blood pressure taken if possible on the "limb at risk."
B)Avoid sudden heavy lifting.
C)Avoid punctures such as injections or blood draws.
D)Avoid exposure to extreme cold.
If a patient has lymphedema in the right upper extremity and plans to fly on an airplane,which of the following prevention strategies should be implemented to reduce the risk for increased lymphedema?
A)Wear a well-fitting pressure garment.
B)Get up from the seat frequently to walk in the aisle.
C)Wrap extra bandages over an existing compression garment.
D)Avoid prolonged sitting.
Which of the following imaging methods of the lymphatic system has the capability to measure both superficial and deep lymph fluid movement,lymph node uptake speeds,while a patient exercises on a treadmill?
C)Magnetic resonance imaging
A patient with soft and pitting edema that is reversible with elevation has a negative Stemmer sign and has skin tissue that appears normal is determined to be in which of the following lymphedema stages?