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Lecture Synopsis

With Osteoarthritis being one of the most common diseases in dogs over the age of 8 Arthritic clinics are becoming ever more popular. In this webinar we will look at how simple rehabilitation techniques can be incorporated into these clinics with manual treatments, the use of rehab equipment and simple exercises. We will also look into some supportive equipment and complementary therapies that play a role within the clinic too.

Learning Points

  1. To understand the role rehabilitation plays in Osteoarthritic clinics
  2. To be able to identify different treatments arthritic patients may have and how rehab can help
  3. To understand how manual treatments and simple exercises can be built into OA clinics
  4. Identify what supportive equipment can be used during clinics and at home as well as identifying other complementary therapies that can play a part in clinics.

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