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Developed for equine veterinarians who have experience with lameness investigations, this practical course provides a critical overview of possible causes of hindlimb lameness, diagnostic anesthetic strategies and how to interpret nerve and joint block results, via a regio-anatomic approach. Discussion on the upper hindlimb as a cause of lameness (hip joint, pelvic and sacroiliac problems) and on system and intra-articular joint therapies will round the course off. The seven (7) hours of practical and case-based sessions will give attendes plenty of opportunity to further their practical skills on live horses and limb specimens in small groups (2-3 people per ultrasound machine).
Prof Roger Smith MA, VetMB, PhD, DEO, Dipl. ECVS, ECVDI Assoc, MRCVS - Royal Veterinary College, London, England
Dr Chris O'Sullivan BVSc, DipVCS, MS, MACVSc, DACVS - Randwick Equine Centre, Sydney, Australia
Prof. Kevin Keegan DVM, MSm, Dip.ACVS - University of Missouri, Colombia, MO, USA
The lectures for this workshop will take place at the NZVA Conference on Friday 24 May in Wellington. It is highly recommended that delegates attend both days.
Bus transport will be arranged by NZVA from Wellington to Palmerston North and can be booked when going through the registration process. Delegates will need to arrange their own transport from Palmerston North after the workshop.
Cost (includes lecture day on Friday 24 May and workshop on Saturday 25 May. If attending the workshop day only the price will remain the same),
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