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Maintaining Strength: Breast Cancer (Re)habilitation


Speaker: Andrea L. Cheville, MD, MSCE

Learn the benefits of a physical therapy evaluation before you get started with treatment. Preparing your body for surgery can shorten your recovery time, reduce certain types of fatigue commonly associated with surgery and help get your body back in shape more quickly. Learn the value of maintaining your strength, flexibility and endurance as well as the impact of rebuilding your stamina and range of motion after surgery. Hear about lymphedema prevention and treatment including where to find qualified practitioners and supplies.

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