Open Science Research Excellence

ICAPR 2021 : International Conference on Animal Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

Tokyo, Japan
March 25 - 26, 2021

Call for Papers

ICAPR 2021 : International Conference on Animal Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Animal Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Animal physiotherapy
  • Assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of animals
  • Applied animal behavior
  • Assessment of animal behavior
  • Applied animal nutrition
  • Comparative exercise physiology
  • Equine and canine lameness
  • Neurological and muscular conditions
  • Physiotherapy assessment for animals
  • Principles of electrotherapy in veterinary physiotherapy
  • Canine treatment and rehabilitation
  • Equine treatment and rehabilitation
  • Applied animal biomechanics
  • Joint biomechanics
  • Biomechanics of the vertebral joints
  • Canine vertebral column
  • Equine vertebral column
  • Canine peripheral joints
  • Equine peripheral joints
  • Mechanics of locomotion
  • Considerations in sport-specific pathology
  • Biomechanics of the equine foot
  • Soft tissue and joint mobilizations
  • Soft tissue massage, trigger point therapy and myofascial release
  • Stretching
  • Strengthening activities
  • Movement re-education
  • Balance and proprioception re-training
  • Electrotherapy including neuromuscular electrical stimulation and laser
  • Heat and ice treatment
  • Dry needling
  • Custom orthotics and prosthetics
  • Prescription bedding
  • Assistive harnesses
  • Wheelchairs
  • Hydrotherapy