Webinar: Veterinary Regenerative Medicine – What We Know And What We Don’t
Royal Veterinary College
Date: Friday 22nd November, 2024 - Friday 22nd November, 2024
Start time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Duration: 1 hour(s)
What is regenerative medicine and how it can differ from stem or other cell therapy
Different types of therapy available and their evidence base
How are these therapies working in the clinical setting, in particular for musculoskeletal treatment?
Are results mixed because we have the wrong treatment, wrong treatment regime or we’re not selecting the patients correctly.
About this course
Unsure about whether to recommend stem cell or regenerative therapies for your patients? Are you unclear about how these treatments are being used and how they work?
There are many misconceptions about regenerative medicine and stem cell therapy. The main application in small animals to date has been for musculoskeletal conditions and for osteoarthritis. There is evidence that they have a beneficial effect, although it is not clear how.
This lecture will look at the application and evidence of this type of treatment and consider whether the issues and opportunities.
Why do this course?
If you are being asked about stem cell/regenerative medicine in your clinic this lecture will give you the broad concepts and the background to be able to give good advice and also develop your understanding of some of the unpredictable elements of this type of treatment.
The webinar will run from 12.30pm to 1.30pm London time.
Who is it for?
Richard Meeson, MA VetMB PhD MVetMed DipECVS PGCertVetEd FHEA FRCVS<br /> Professor of Small Animal Orthopaedic Surgery and Head of Orthopaedics<br /> The Royal Veterinary College
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