Members of the VASCERN Pediatric and Primary Lymphedema (PPL) Working Group were amply represented at the 11th International Lymphoedema Framework Conference, which took place in Nottingham from 13 – 15 June 2023.
On Thursday, June 15th, during the “Children and Young People” session chaired by Nele Devoogdt, Robert Damstra, the chair of the PPL working group, delivered a presentation on the Pediatric and Primary Lymphedema General Pathway. He also elaborated on the role and activities of the working group and VASCERN. Vaughan Keeley, a PPL guest member from the UK, presented the results of an audit conducted across expert centers, focusing on children with lymphedema. These results were recently published in a special issue of the European Journal of Medical Genetics. You can read the article here.