International Veterinary Information Service - IVIS
International Symposium on Canine and Feline Reproduction

Title 
Equine Muscle Conditions - Diagnostics, Therapeutic Strategies & Performance Enhancement A 2-Day Practical Course

Date 
Sep. 6-7, 2019

Location 
Peterson & Smith Equine Hospital , 4747 Southwest 60th Avenue, Ocala, Florida, USA 34474

Description 
This course focusses on diagnostic techniques for clinical or subclinical muscle conditions and how to manage them medically, nutritionally and with physical therapy (incl. therapeutic modalities). Day 2 of the course covers training and performance protocols aimed at preventing/managing muscle conditions in equine athletes and at enhancing their performance. The practical sessions on live horses and specimens will include: Examination of the muscle system, acquisition of muscle biopsies, ultrasound of the back/pelvic muscles, applying therapeutic modalities, physical therapy exercises, neuromuscular Evaluation & neuromuscular and genetic conditions case-discussions.

Website 
https://www.vetpd.com/courses/

Continuing Education 
RACE

Continuing Education Credits 
15 hours

Species 
Equine

Language 
English

Translations 
No

Organizers 
VetPD (VetPD)

Contact 
Robin Johnson

Contact  Address 
PO Box 951832 Lake Mary FL 32795

Phone 
1-844-870-6097

Email 
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