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Advances in Equine Orthopaedic Therapies

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Advances in Equine Orthopaedic Therapies
An Evidence-Based 2-Day Practical Course • 16-17 Nov 2018 • Calgary

November 2018
Register by 7th October 2018 to qualify for an early booking discount

Over the two days of this course the following orthopaedic therapies will be discussed via an evidence-based approach, the speakers will also explain their personal views on these modalities and especially how they use them as part of their daily clinical routine: IRAP, alcohol-facilitated ankyloses, PRP, stem cell therapy, bisphosphonates, Adequan & Cartrophen, Nutraceuticals, therapeutic shoeing, new ‘miracle’ OA therapeutics like Polyacrylamide Hydrogel etc., intra- and extra-articular corticosteroid & hyaluronan, shock wave therapy, therapeutic laser, mesotherapy, physical therapies, sports horse surgeries – decision making & outcome etc. The 7 hours of practical and case-based sessions will allow attendees to further their practical skills on equine specimens in small groups (2 attendees per specimen). As part of the wetlabs alcohol-facilitated ankylosis of the distal tarsal joints (incl. contrast arthrography) will be trained on equine specimens. Read More… 

Laurie Goodrich  
DVM, PhD, Dipl.ACVS (Colorado State University, CO, USA)
Brad Jackman  DVM, MS, Dipl.ACVS (Pioneer Equine Hospital, CA, USA)
Scott McClure  DVM, PhD, Dipl.ACVS, Dipl. ACVSMR (Midwest Equine, IA, USA)
Laurie Tyrell-Schroeder  DVM, CVA, CCRT (Equinosis, MO, USA)