Acupuncture research progress from around the world is replacing outdated and often incompetent interpretations of traditional medical constructs with modern medically relevant concepts. Many major medical clinics and hospitals and also veterinary clinics and hospitals now embrace the inclusion of acupuncture as part of Integrative Medicine used in conjunction with standard treatments. Palpation based acupuncture often reveals physical issues not readily found in standard examinations that impair performance, e.g. myofascial trigger points, and therefore supplements standard care. The Sport Horse competing under rules requires a drug free status. Acupuncture treatment provides a very safe and effective way to manage many issues in a drug free manner.
Presented by Dietrich von Schweinitz, BSc DVM MRCVS Cert Vet Ac
Veterinary Acupuncture at ToThePoint Acupuncture
Presented at the London Vet Show 2019
RVC Equine Theatre 2
Friday, 15 November at 11:50am
Please note this session is not RACE-approved but you can still earn a CPD certificate.