VOG EVENT on 18.2.2017
"JUVENILE ORTHOPEDIC DISEASES"
This course is dedicated to those practitioners that intend to improve their knowledge in veterinary orthopedics.
Juvenile orthopedic diseases are a common cause of discomfort and lameness young dogs. Clinical signs, patient's history and thorough examination are necessary to localize the disease, establish differential diagnoses, think of a diagnostic plan and treatment. Understanding of the etiology, pathophysiology and possible differential diagnoses is important when recommending the appropriate medical and surgical treatment and predict a realistic outcome for prognosis.
|9:00 - 9:45||Orthopedic Exam - Z. Lončar|
|9:45 - 10:30||What’s different about the juvenile musculoskeletal system?- L. Cuddy|
|10:30 - 11:00||Coffee Break|
|11:00 - 11:45||Salter Harris: Fractures in the forelimb - L. Cuddy|
|11:45 - 12:30||Salter Harris: Fractures in the hindlimb - L. Cuddy|
|12:30 - 13:15||Long bone fractures in the growing dog - L. Cuddy|
|13:15 - 14:15||Lunch|
|14:15 - 15:00||Panosteitis and HOD- Z. Lončar|
|15:00 - 15:45||
Should we spay/neuter-impact of early
gonadectomy on orthopedic disease-
|15:45 - 16:30||Osteochondrosis and OCD- V. Zlatinov|
|16:30 - 17:00||Coffee Break|
|17:00 - 17:45||Elbow Dysplasia- Z. Lončar|
|17:45 - 18:30||Hip Dysplasia- V. Zlatinov|
|18:30 - 19:15||Cruciate injury in a growing dog- V. Zlatinov|