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TEVA Wetlab: Back & Sacroiliac Conditions Return To Sport & Injury Prevention Lectures (online), On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions

VetPD - Veterinary Professional Development

1 month ago

Date: Thursday 21st October, 2021
Start time: 9:00 AM
Cost: FREE

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 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.To participate in the On-Location Portion, attendees are required to have first worked through the corresponding online Lecture Series Rehabilitation for Equine Back & Sacroiliac Conditions':If you have already purchased the Lecture Series independently of the On-Location Portion, please contact the office on for a voucher code to reduce the price accordingly.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 & PelvisTherapeutic 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 FitDevelopment 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 ClientsInjury Prevention & MaintenanceConditioning & Performance EnhancementHorse, Saddle & Rider InteractionsDay 1 starts at 15:00h with 3 hours of interactive Case-Discussions, Q&A which will give attendees the unique opportunity to apply what they have learned during Lecture Series in discussion with the world-renowned specialists. This will then be followed by the obligatory Wine & Cheese Reception allowing for attendees to socialise with colleagues and the speakers/instructors.On the second day, 7 hours of case-based and practical small-groups sessions on live horses will allow attendees to become familiar with therapeutic modalities and physical therapy exercises that can be passed on to horse owners. Each attendee will rotate through the following stations:Physiotherapists Evaluation of Back & Sacroiliac ProblemsTherapeutic Exercises for Back & SI Problems Improving Proprioception & Core StabilityPhysiotherapy Manual Treatment Techniques Biomechanical Interplay of Horse, Saddle & RiderDevelopment of Home Exercise Programs for your Clients Therapeutic Modalities for Back & SI Problems Aquatic Therapy & Other ModalitiesThe course fee includes, coffee/tea breaks, a wine & cheese reception, lunch and a certificate of attendance. To participate in the On-Location Case-Discussions & Practical Sessions, attendees are required to have first worked through the Lecture Series (included in the price). Early course registration is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available due to the highly practical nature of this course.

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Premier Equine Veterinary Services, Whitesboro, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport)

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