NOVEMBER 8-9 2023

Portfolio Events

Improve Outcomes for Postoperative or Injured Patients

08 Nov 2023
Midtown Clinical

This lecture will present an overview of tissue healing and how this affects treatment planning for optimal recovery of patients. A fundamental understanding of how all tissues heal is the basis of building an appropriate rehabilitation planWe will review each stage of tissue healing and provide examples of appropriate modalities and exercises for each stage. We will also review the latest evidence supporting post-operative rehabilitation strategies in dogs. The mechanism of action and evidence for Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ECSWT) and Targeted Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (PEMF) therapy will also be presented. Finally, we will present a case example of how rehabilitation exercises and modalities are used to improve recovery following musculoskeletal injury. 

Leilani Alvarez, Director of Integrative and Rehabilitative Medicine - Animal Medical Center

Be the leader of your pack

Be the first to hear the latest news, program updates and exclusive industry releases.