Diagnosis and Treatment of Hepatopathies in Horses
Lecturer: James Prutton, BSc (Hons) BVSc DipACVIM DipECEIM MRCVS
This lecture will review liver disease in the equine patient, from clinical signs, to diagnosis and treatment. Techniques for investigation including the rationale and techniques for liver biopsies, the use of blood work and the new diagnostic modalities that are available will be discussed. Treatments (both old and new) will also be evaluated using an evidence based medicine approach.