The ILF mission is to improve the management of lymphedema and related disorders world-wide.

The fundamental beliefs of the ILF are:

  • Patients should always be at the heart of the Framework Projects.
  • Only a collaborative and multidisciplinary partnership between all stakeholders, recognized as experts, can lead to an improvement in the management of lymphedema.
  • Improving the management of lymphedema is a dynamic process requiring ongoing research and implementation into practice.
  • International collaboration is essential.

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