Anatomy & Physiology of the Lymphatic System

This lecture is part of our online Home Study Module for the Lymphedema Therapy Certification course – if you’re a graduate of our certification, this lecture will be review for you.

Course Description

The Anatomy and Physiology of the Lymphatic System Online Lesson provides essential information about the structures and functions of the lymphatic system. Your host, Guenter Klose, presents the information in a most comprehensible fashion. Short video presentations are incorporated to deepen the understanding of these important topics.

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  • Anatomy of the lymphatic system
  • Physiology of the lymphatic system
  • Pathophysiology of the lymphatic system
  • Factors that lead to edema/lymphedema formation

Upon completion of the course, the learner will:

  • Understand the anatomy of the lymphatic system
  • Understand the physiology and pathophysiology of the lymphatic system
  • Gain knowledge of the factors leading to edema/lymphedema formation

Lecture handouts are EMAILED upon registration and payment. You will have 3 MONTHS of access to the online course, starting when you receive your username and password by email. Once Klose Training receives your completed registration and payment for the course, you will be EMAILED with instructions within three business days. You must respond to the email in order to receive the lecture handouts (by email) and your username and password.

Guenter Klose
MLD/CDT Certified Instructor

This course is offered to all Medical Doctors, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Athletic Trainers Certified, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Licensed Practical Nurses, Massage Therapists.

Note: Persons without a medical background who are interested in learning about the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system are also invited to register for this online course, but will not receive continuing education hours/credits.

The tuition for this online course is $175.00. The full amount is due upon registration. For our refund and cancellation policy, please refer to the KTC Online Courses Student Agreement.

Please click here to print the registration form or to register online.

The following student agreement must be signed and submitted before the start of class.KTC Online Courses Student Agreement

Upon completion of the online lessons, learners are encouraged to complete an online quiz. Completion of the online quizzes is mandatory for learners who wish to receive online continuing-education hours/credit. The number of questions in each quiz varies. Passing scores for each quiz is 80% or higher.

Upon successful completion of the course (passing of all applicable quizzes), the learner will receive a Certificate of Completion verifying online course hours. The Anatomy and Physiology of the Lymphatic System Online Lesson offers 7.5 contact hours of online continuing education available for Physical, Occupational and Massage Therapists. Online course hours are approved for Lymphology Association of North America (LANA) re-certification. For more information about KTC’s CEU approvals, click here.

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