1 Recommendations

1 Recommendations

1.1 Current evidence on the safety and efficacy of liposuction for chronic lymphoedema is adequate to support the use of this procedure provided that standard arrangements are in place for clinical governance, consent and audit.

1.2 Patient selection should only be done by a multidisciplinary team as part of a lymphoedema service.

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)