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Therapeutic Exercises

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    Join us in this hour and learn about therapeutic exercise, as part of rehabilitation medicine, in companion animals.

    This discussion will include:

    - When therapeutic exercise should be considered
    - Applications in patients with osteoarthritis, post-injury, pre- or post- surgery, and in working dogs
    - The benefits for improving joint mobility, strengthening, and general conditioning in companion animals
    - Equipment requirements - including flooring type, the use of mats, balls, bands, ramps, mattresses, as well as other modalities
    - Land treadmills - indications and considerations
  • Sponsor: Assisi Animal Health
  • Presenter(s): Deirdre Chiaramonte, DVM, DACVIM, CCRT, CVA
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $36

Featured Publications

The following journal articles or textbook chapters have been selected as Supplements to this event. You can elect to purchase them as part of a discounted seminar package fee.
Prepaid CE Subscribers will be assessed a supplement fee for articles purchased.

  • Range-of-Motion and Stretching Exercises

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Chapter 25, Pages 431-446. Authors: Darryl L. Millis, David Levine Member...  more
  • Therapeutic Exercises: Joint Motion, Strengthening, Endurance, and Speed Exercises

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Chapter 30, Pages 506-525. Authors: Darryl L. Millis, Marti Drum, David L...  more
  • Should stress management be part of the clinical care provided to chronically ill dogs?

    Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, Vol 10( 6), November–December 2015, Pages 489-495. Authors: Sandra L. Ni...  more