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70 Living Every Moment at Trinity Hospice — The Lebed Method of Movement and Dance: Improving Quality of Life in Palliative Care
  1. JM Williamsa,
  2. M Giovinob and
  3. J Wilkinsona
  1. a Complementary Therapies , Community Team, Trinity Hospice, London, UK
  2. b Volunteers Department,Trinity Hospice, London, UK

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In 2006, Trinity Hospice extended its outpatient programme to include The Lebed Method for palliative care patients. The Lebed Method is an innovative exercise and movement class. It was designed in 1979 for breast cancer patients by a dancer, medical doctor and surgeon. It aims to improve mobility, range of motion and reduction in swelling and also has a …

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