WVC 91st Annual Conference
Attendees will gain an understanding of the importance of recognizing and managing chronic pain, as well as the benefits of early OA diagnosis. A new, standardized canine OA staging tool to facilitate earlier recognition and monitoring of clinically affected and at-risk dogs will be described. Scientific data on multimodal OA management options will be shared. The importance of pain assessment, intervention, multimodal treatment, and patient follow up will be points of emphasis.