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Degenerative Myopathy

VAHL Webinar (Small Animal)
Speaker: Dr. Angela Martins, Dr. Ana Cardoso


Degenerative diseases of the central nervous system are common in humans and small animals .Both people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and dogs with degenerative myelopathy (DM) may be able to progress with guidelines based on locomotor training, functional electrical stimulation and regenerative medicine.

  • Degenerative Myopathy
  • A refreshment of early identification of clinical signs of DM in predisposed dogs
  • How to monitor the evolution of DM?
  • How to prolong the survival rate in DM dogs with intensive functional neurorehabilitation (IFNR)?
  • A higher neural reorganization beyond the spontaneous recovery through regenerative medicine and IFNR
Degenerative Myelopathy

Speaker: Dr. Angela Martins, Dr. Ana Cardoso

Dr. Martins is DVM, MSc, CCRP and CCRP Instructor, ESAVS Full Faculty Member and Examiner, Member of the AARV and IARVT, Guest Professor at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the Lusophone University of Humanities and Technology. Clinical director of CRAA. She also is faculty member of the Veterinary Academy of Higher Learning (VAHL).

Dr. Cardoso is DVM, CCRP and Director of HVA.

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30 Jun 2021


13:30 - 14:15

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: 30 Jun 2021
  • Time: 07:30 - 08:15
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