By Catherine McGowan, Lesley Goff
A completely up to date version of this crucial reference consultant for physiotherapists and actual therapists, trying to follow the confirmed merits of physiotherapy to the remedy of significant other and performance animals.
- Seven new chapters offer enormously multiplied assurance of functional therapy and rehabilitation
- Includes experiences of other physiotherapy recommendations, drawing on either human and animal literature
- Discusses methods in small animal drugs in addition to for elite equine athletes
- Provides utilized evidence-based scientific reasoning version, with case examples
- Now in complete color with many extra illustrations
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Animal physiotherapy: assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of animals by Catherine McGowan, Lesley Goff