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AOVET Improving Patient Care Cross Species

Title 
AOVET Basic Course on Surgical Approaches

Date 
Jan. 17-18, 2020

Location 
Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel, 3400 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA 89169

Description 
1 Comprehend the role of soft tissue dissection and tissue handling in the prevention of complications 2 Discuss approach options that can be used to expose long bones for the purpose of fracture repair 3 Perform standard approaches to the diaphysis of the humerus, radius, femur and tibia in dogs 4 Use proper reconstruction techniques following a surgical approach to long bones 5 Minimize soft tissue damage when performing orthopedic surgery 6 Select adequate sutures for the purpose of wound closure, including size, type and needle characteristics

Website 
www.aona.org/event/eventdetailresp/7526#...

Continuing Education 
RACE

Species 
Canine

Language 
English

Translations 
No

Organizers 
AOVET North America (AOVET), Proceedings

Contact 
Julie Foley

Contact  Address 
435 Devon Park Drive, Ste.820 Wayne, PA 19087

Phone 
610-993-5118

Fax 
610-695-2420

Email 
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