Webinar Plus: Introduction To Equine Physiotherapy And Rehabilitation
Royal Veterinary College
Date: Monday 6th March, 2023 - Sunday 2nd April, 2023
Start time: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Duration: 4 hour(s)
Introduction to physiotherapy and rehabilitation
The use of Shockwave therapy in equine rehabilitation
An overview of the common modalities used in equine rehabilitation
Rehabilitation of the equine patient following tendon injury
Rehabilitation of the equine patient following joint injury
Management of patient with back pain and sacro-iliac injury
Practical cases/case discussion
About this course
Would you like to better understand what equine physiotherapy and rehabilitation is all about and how to integrate it in your everyday practice?
This course aims to provide delegates with a better understanding of the modalities available today in equine rehabilitation and how to best integrate them in a general equine practice. After a brief introduction of what to expect from the course, delegates will be presented with the common modalities available in equine physiotherapy. After understanding the basic principles of equine rehabilitation, lectures will focus on more specific area such as rehabilitation of tendons, joints and how to manage horses with back and sacro-iliac problems.
Why do this course?
To increase your knowledge and understanding of what equine rehabilitation can offer so that you are able to provide a better/extended service to your equine patients recovering from injury.
The webinars for this course will be pre-recorded and can be viewed as recorded versions throughout the course. A live Q&A session with the tutors will run on the following dates at 1.30pm London time
Live Q&A dates:
Wednesday 8th March
Wednesday 15th March
Wednesday 22nd March
Wednesday 29th March
Who is it for?
equine vets, physiotherapists
Barbara Boross , PgDip, NAVP member, Veterinary PhysiotherapistEquine Veterinary PhysiotherapyNAVP, GloucestershireDavid Bolt, Dr.med.vet MS DipACVS DipECVS ECVDI LAIA FHEA MRCVSSenior Lecturer in Equine SurgeryThe Royal Veterinary CollegeAndy Fiske-Jackson, BVSc MVetMed DipECVS FHEA MRCVSAssociate Professor of Equine SurgeryThe Royal Veterinary CollegeMelanie Perrier, Dr.med.vet DipDACVS DipDECVS CERP MRCVSLecturer in Equine SurgeryThe Royal Veterinary CollegeRoger Smith, MA VetMB PhD DEO ECVDI LAIA DipECVSMR DipECVS FHEA FRCVSProfessor of Equine OrthopaedicsThe Royal Veterinary College
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