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TENS and Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    Learn about the integrative care modalities - TENS and neuromuscular electrical stimulation - and the applications for managing the veterinary patient.

    Discussion includes: the different types of stimulators and how they work, indications and contraindications for using electrical stimulation, applications of these modalities in managing pain and muscle strengthening after injury; specific conditions that can benefit from either of these modalities including: postoperatively (orthopedic and neurologic surgery), osteoarthritis, degenerative joint disease, and in geriatric patients.

    Running time: 40 mins

    Member Fee: $19.95; Free registration for Premium VetVine Membership subscribers http://vetvine.com/article/181/evidence-based-update-subscriptions
  • Sponsor: VetVine
  • Presenter(s): Deirdre Chiaramonte, DVM, DACVIM, CCRT, CVA
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $19.95


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.

  • Electrical Stimulation

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Chapter 20, Pages 342-358. Authors: David Levine, Barbara Bockstahler Mem...  more
  • Hip and Sacroiliac Disease: Selected Disorders and Their Management with Physical Therapy

    Topics in Companion Animal Medicine - Nov 2007, Vol 22(4), pp 183-194. Authors: Laurie Edge-Hughes, BScPT, MAnSt(Animal Physio), CAFCI, CCRT...  more
  • The Canine Shoulder: Selected Disorders and Their Management with Physical Therapy

    Topics in Companion Animal Medicine Volume 22, Issue 4, Pages 171–182. Authors: Denis J. Marcellin-Little, DEVD; David Levine, PT, PhD; Sher...  more
  • 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