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Laser Therapy

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    Learn about the integrative care modality of laser therapy.

    Discussion includes:
    - Classification and types of lasers
    - Mechanisms of action (how and why they benefit)
    - Indications and contraindications for laser therapy
    - When this modality is preferred, initially, over other therapeutic modalities
    - Understanding settings and general protocols

    The specific applications for laser therapy in managing patients will be discussed including: soft tissue injury, postoperative recovery, neurologic and orthopedic disease, skin and ear disease, and chronic osteoarthritis.

    Running time: 46 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.

  • Energy Modalities: Therapeutic Laser and Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy

    Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management (Third Edition), 2015, Chapter 17, Pages 356-362. Author: James S. Gaynor Member fee: $5.95 - Login t...  more
  • Neurologic Conditions and Physical Rehabilitation of the Neurologic Patient

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Chapter 34, Pages 609-627. Authors: William B. Thomas, Natasha Olby, Lisi...  more
  • Tissue Healing: Tendons, Ligaments, Bone, Muscles, and Cartilage

    Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy (Second Edition), 2014, Pages 79-91. Authors: Andrea Henderson, Darryl Millis. Member fee: $5.95 ...  more