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Title 
Magnetic Resonance Imaging: its clinical application to advanced lameness

Date 
Aug. 15, 2019

Location 
Cornell University, 930 Campus Road, Ithaca, New York, USA 14853

Description 
Approved for 1 NYS CE credit - Presented by Lauren, K. Luedke, DVM Magnetic resonance imaging can be an especially useful diagnostic elucidating soft tissue and boney injury in the horse. This lecture will cover basic principles of MRI and its clinical application to referring veterinarians. Anatomy will be reviewed with relevance to types of scans (stir vs. proton dense, etc.). Common injuries will be exemplified in both the foot and the fetlock and where more common imaging modalities fall short. When to pursue MRI will be a focus of this lecture. A few cases will be discussed outlining the lameness exam, imaging, MRI findings, and the treatment/outcome.

Website 
https://cvent.me/ZkKRL

Continuing Education Credits 
1

Species 
Equine

Language 
English

Translations 
No

Organizers 
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

Contact 
Béline FALZON

Contact  Address 
S3-105 Schurman Hall, Box 52 930 Campus Road

Phone 
16072533201

Email 
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