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Selected Publication:

Type of publication: Journal Article
Type of document: Review

Year: 2015

Authors: Hanks, J; Levine, D; Bockstahler, B

Title: Physical agent modalities in physical therapy and rehabilitation of small animals.

Source: Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract. 2015; 45(1):29-44



Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:

Bockstahler Barbara

Vetmed Research Units
University Clinic for Small Animals, Clinical Unit of Small Animal Surgery


Abstract:
Physical agent modalities can be effective components of the overall rehabilitation of small animals. This article reviews the effects, indications, contraindications, and precautions of cold, superficial heat, therapeutic ultrasound, and electrical stimulation.

Keywords Pubmed: Animals
Cryotherapy/veterinary*
Hot Temperature*
Pets*
Physical Therapy Modalities/veterinary*
Veterinary Medicine/methods*


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