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ACVSMR Educational Meeting at the ACVS Surgery Summit
October 26, 2018
Phoenix, Arizona

ACVSMR is pleased to present the lecture track for its annual Educational Meeting on Friday, October 26, 2018, at the ACVS Surgery Summit in Phoenix. Registration for the ACVS Surgery Summit is now open! To register online, please click here.

Friday, October 26, 2018 - ACVSMR Educational Meeting

8:00 am
Keynote: Pathophysiology of tendon and ligament injury and healing
Lauren Schnabel, DVM, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR

9:30 am
Break

  ACVSMR Scientific Abstract Session Sponsored by
Nutramax Laboratories logo
10:15 am
Efficient concentration of plasma and insulin-like growth factor with a polyacrylamide bead device
Alicia Bertone, DVM, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR 

10:35 am
Dietary and management risk factors for injury in agility dogs
Jennifer Poplarski, DVM 

11:00 am
Case-control comparison of horses with the clinical and radiographic diagnosis of cervical facet arthropathy
Judith Koenig, DMV, DVSc, DACVS, DECVS, DACVSMR 

11:25 am
Surface electromyography of the vastus lateralis, biceps femoris, and gluteus medius in sound dogs during stance, walking, trotting and specific physiotherapeutic exercises
Hannah McLean, DVM 

11:45 am
Retrospective analysis of adverse reactions associated with 230 allogenic administrations of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells in 164 horses
Tena Ursini, DVM 

12:10 pm
Effect of targeted pulsed electromagnetic field therapy on canine post-operative hemilaminectomy: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
Lelani Alvarez, DVM, DACVSMR 

12:30 pm
Lunch - ACVSMR Business Meeting

 
ACVSMR Canine Track Sponsored by:
Nutramax Laboratories logo
ACVSMR Equine Track Sponsored by:
Bimeda logo
1:45 pm
Tissue response to training and exercise
Chris Kawcak, DVM, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR
Update on use of orthobiologics in the horse
Kyla Ortved, DVM, PhD, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR

2:15 pm
Training the juvenile athlete - what can we learn from horses
Chris Kawcak, DVM, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR
Proximal superficial digital flexor tendonitis: focus on the carpal canal
Betsy Vaughan, DVM, DACVSMR

2:45 pm
Training the juvenile athlete - what can we learn from humans
Rick Wall, DVM, DACVSMR
Ultrasound for diagnosis and monitoring of stress fracture in racehorses
Betsy Vaughan, DVM, DACVSMR

3:15 pm
Break


4:00 pm
Surgical approach to common calcaneal tendon injuries
Peter Lotsikas, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR
The role of ultrasound in diagnosis and management of fetlock lameness
Betsy Vaughan, DVM, DACVSMR

4:30 pm
Conservative approach to common calcaneal tendon injuries
Peter Lotsikas, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR
Diagnosis and treatment of neck and back issues in the horse - part 1
Omar Maher, DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR

5:00 pm
Biomechanics of the canine shoulder
Rick Wall, DVM, DACVSMR
Diagnosis and treatment of neck and back issues in the horse - part 2
Omar Maher, DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR

5:30 pm
Biceps tendinopathy - to cut or not?
Peter Lotsikas, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR
Panel: Challenging Neck and Back Cases
Omar Maher; DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR; Alison Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR; Elizabeth Davidson, DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR

 

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Authored by Chris Zink, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

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