In this VETgirl online veterinary continuing education webinar, Dr. Matt Brunke will review the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis (OA) in dogs and cats. This lecture will also review the range of options for managing OA, and how to incorporate them into your practice. Modalities discussed will include rehabilitation (e.g., underwater treadmill, LASER, joint mobilization), oral medications, nutrition, supplements and intraarticular injections (including stem cell therapy). Recent literature references will also be provided. Learn more about this common problem ailing our veterinary patients!
Topic: Rehabilitation Options for Osteoarthritis: Moving Beyond the NSAID
Speaker: Dr. Matt Brunke, DVM, CCRP, CVPP, CVA
Date: Delivered: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time: 8-10pm EST (7-9pm CST, 6-8pm MST, 5-7pm PST)
Total RACE-approved CE credit hours: 2 hours
RACE Program #: 785-29030
Cost: FREE for ELITE members, otherwise $50/2 CE Credits
Not a VETgirl ELITE member? VETgirl ELITE members receive 40+ hours of RACE-approved, online veterinary CE/year ($199). That way, you know that you have flexibility to view any of our webinars and listen to our podcasts when you have time.
All the webinars are recorded and can be viewed 24/7 after their release date for CE credit. If you’re watching the recording later on, don’t forget to take the CE quiz with it when you’re done to get your CE certificate!
*Note: Viewing this webinar is for individual use only; VETgirl webinars are not designed nor meant to be viewed in a group setting due to RACE-CE audit purposes. Inappropriate sharing or viewing of the webinar may result in revoking of membership.
RACE-CE provider name: VETgirl, LLC
RACE Provider number: 785
RACE Program number: 29030
This program has been approved for continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call VETgirl (858.859.1838) for further questions.
Please contact the AAVSB RACE program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program’s validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession.