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Rehabilitation For Equine Back & Sacroiliac Conditions

VetPD - Veterinary Professional Development

3 months ago
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Date: Wednesday 26th August, 2020 - Thursday 27th August, 2020
Start time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Duration: 2 hour(s)
Cost: £980

Back and sacroiliac problems are amongst the most debilitating conditions affecting equine athletes. Local injections of medications do not usually resolve the problems long-term unless combined with a comprehensive rehabilitation program and the introduction of management changes. This 2-day practical course was developed for equine practitioners with a good working knowledge of back and sacroiliac conditions and covers how to use therapeutic modalities effectively in combination with comprehensive exercise protocols aimed at strengthening the back/gluteal musculature. The world-renowned specialists will be discussing the following topics interactively with the attendees:The Physiotherapists Approach to Back & Sacroiliac ConditionsPhysiotherapists Evaluation of the Equine Back & Pelvis Therapeutic Modalities for Back & SI Conditions Therapeutic Laser, Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy, Electrical Stimulation, Rapid Release Technology & Radiofrequency TherapyTherapeutic Exercise for Back & Sacroiliac ProblemsThe Importance of Saddle Fit Development of Treatment Plans for Back & SI ConditionsUnderwater Treadmill Therapeutic Monitoring of Back & SI ConditionsReturn to Sport The Progression incl. Management ChangesHome Exercise Programs for your Clients Injury Prevention & MaintenanceConditioning & Performance EnhancementHorse, Saddle & Rider Interactions In the afternoons, 7 hours of practical small-groups sessions on live horses will allow attendees to become familiar with various therapeutic modalities and physical therapy exercises that can be shared with horse owners by rotating through the following stations:Physiotherapists Evaluation of Back & Sacroiliac ProblemsTherapeutic Exercises for Back & SI Problems Improving Proprioception & Core StabilityPhysiotherapy Manual Treatment TechniquesBiomechanical Interplay of Horse, Saddle & RiderDevelopment of Home Exercise Programs for your ClientsTherapeutic Modalities for Back & SI Problems Aquatic Therapy & Other Modalities

Who is it for?

Veterinarians

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

15 hours

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