Canine osteoarthritis: How we can work together to simplify a complex problem

February 15, 2023
  • OA is the number one cause of chronic pain in our pets. In this webcast, Dr. Tom Gibson will discuss a practical approach to managing OA in dogs using the updated AAHA Pain Management Guidelines. He will explore the five key elements for ensuring the optimal OA management approach:
    • Involving the whole team to best manage chronic pain;
    • Reviewing available tools for assessment of pain;
    • Involving the pet owner;
    • Starting early with a multimodal approach, which involves both pharmacological and non-pharmacological options; and
    • Conducting regular re-evaluations to help assess program success or failure and adjust treatment accordingly.

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