• Canine Athlete Injury Prevention beyond Traditional Means: Using Neurophysiology

    1 month ago - By Dawg Business

    By Susan E. Davis, PT
    There is a little-known technique used by rehabilitation professionals: priming the joints to respond to the unexpected stimulus, using neurophysiology. These techniques use principles utilized in human rehabilitative medicine, yet the veterinary field is just beginning to appreciate their effects for injury treatment and prevention.
    Neurophysiology? What is that?
    The primate human and non-human body uses sensory receptors to monitor external changes-some are considered conscious and others unconscious. Their purpose is to convey information received from the outside...
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