Basic Practical Course

Complex Decongestive Therapy (CDT)
On December 4, 2017, the "Basic Course on CDT" starts for doctors and nurses. The basic course is a complete immersion in lymphology and treatment of lymphatic edema. Within 21 days, you will receive powerful theoretical basis and basic practical skills.

Theoretical part (online) on December 04-15, 2017
Practical part (full-time) on December 18-22, 2017

The time left before the start of the basic course:
Hurry up to apply for the basic course before November 24, 2017!

IMPORTANT! The number of participants is strictly limited.
Have already passed our course? We have a special offer for you!
Course program
  • 1
    Anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system
    We will provide you with everything that is necessary to know about the least researched system of a human body. You will learn the basic principles of the lymphatic system; discover its unique features and principles of work, which will help you to help patients with lymphedema.
  • 2
    Lymphedema diagnosis and treatment
    You will understand how to diagnose lymphedema, which knowledge is needed, and which is useless or even dangerous. We will analyze all the current methods of treating lymphedema together, and you will be able to understand confidently, what is needed for a particular patient.
  • 3
    Complex Decongestive Therapy (CDT)
    You will learn the basic practical principles of the most effective method of treating lymphedema. This method of treating lymphatic edema has not been improved in 40 years in any country in the world. You will know everything about it that is necessary for confident work.
  • 4
    You will master the basic skills of manual lymph drainage (MLD) and the imposition of a compression bandage. We will show you how to avoid the most frequent mistakes in the work of CDT specialists, and help you to work out the necessary skills for this.
"Over the past 40 years, no one in any country in the world has been able to come up with anything better than complex physical decongestant therapy (CDT) for the treatment of lymphedema".
- Ivan Makarov (head of medical and educational direction of the Scientific and Practical Center for Lymphedema "LYMPHA")
Price of the course
The deadline for registration is
November 24, 2017.
Cost of training for one specialist

Base price: 43500 rub.
39150 rub.*
14 days of theoretical preparation

5 days of hands-on CDT training

All printable materials
Cost of training for one specialist

Base price: 75000 rub.
67500 rub.*
14 days of theoretical preparation

5 days of hands-on CDT training

All printable materials

Handouts and video materials for the practical part

2 hours of individual work with a coach for selected topics (an hour for each participant in the pair)
* - the indicated rate is subject to change after October 31, 2017, taking into account a 10% discount.
What will you get for only 40 euros per day?
You will learn how to help patients with lymphedema of various etiologies professionally.
Full theoretical preparation
We will give you all the information necessary for a CFT specialist to work on the lymphatic system, the diagnosis and treatment of lymphedema.
Communication with leading experts
During the course, you will have the opportunity to ask all your questions to leading Russian specialists in the field of conservative treatment of lymphedema.
Immersion in lymphology
In these 5 days, you will be immersed in lymphology completely. This will allow you to combine theory and practical skills so that they remain forever in your memory.
LIMPHA Training teachers are practicing specialists in the field of CDT. They constantly work with patients, so they can answer all your questions and share skills that can only be acquired in real work.
You do not have to rewrite slides or try to write down another piece of advice. We have prepared for you a package of materials that will help you concentrate on the most important thing and do not waste time on technical aspects.
We understand that after the course, when you begin to practice on your own, you may face difficulties. That's why we create a private VKontakte group, where you can always ask questions to teachers and colleagues.
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Who is this course for?
For doctors
Your task is to monitor the work of CFT specialists, and this requires you to have competence in practical aspects. This course will give you all the necessary skills and knowledge.
For nursing staff
Do you want to learn how to help patients with lymphedema and find a new insights in your specialty? Here you will get skills that will enable you to get started.
For CDT specialists
If you have long been working with patients with lymphedema, you know that gradually the details go to the background. To update knowledge, you sometimes need to immerse yourself in studies. At the basic course, you will have such a chance.
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Our clients love us
I think if you do something and it turns out pretty good, then you should go do something else wonderful, not dwell on it for too long.
Aleksey S. Fefilov
cardiovascular surgeon
I enrolled as soon as I learned about the course. It was written six months ago. Unfortunately, there are very few doctors who know about this pathology (treatment of lymphedema) not only in Russia itself, but also in our region. This course gave me the necessary practice.
Valiulin Damir Hamzaevich
cardiovascular surgeon
I had the most basic knowledge, and this course gave me the most extensive understanding ... Now everything is clearly structured in my head.
Klepikova Tatiana Alexandrovna
Teachers are very clear and fully provide all theoretical aspects. The course gave a complete understanding of the lymphatic system and the concept of lymphedema itself. I liked everything in the course and those questions that arose during the course, we discussed with our teachers - they all voiced in detail.
Demyanenko Vera Vladimirovna
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The results of surgical methods for treating lymphedema are at best comparable to the results of Complex Decongestive Therapy (CDT)
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