Orthopaedic Club Archive

Elbow Arthroscopy

Presenter: Pilar Lafuente DVM PhD DACVS-SA DECVS DACVSMR CCRT FHEA MRCVS
American, European & RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
American Specialist in Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

Category: Orthopaedic Club

The elbow is a complex joint as it articulates 3 bones, which need to growth simultaneously to prevent problems related to incongruency of the joint. There are a few conditions that may affect this joint and that can be managed arthroscopically. Arthroscopy is a highly effective tool in dogs affected…

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Published on: 15.08.2018
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Weird and wonderful! Unusual lameness cases

Presenter: Kinley Smith MA VetMB CertSAS DipECVS PhD MRCVS
European and RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Orthopaedics

Category: Orthopaedic Club

Common things may well be common but unusual things are much more fun! In this webinar we step outside the normal to take a look at strange lameness presentations. Working through cases we explore some of the challenges faced in diagnosis with a few tips on clinical examination thrown in…

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Published on: 10.07.2018
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Assessing and treating Common Calcaneal Tendinopathies in dogs

Presenter: Heidi Radke DrMedVet DipECVS MRCVS
European and RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery (Orthopaedics)

Category: Orthopaedic Club

Common Calcaneal Tendinopathies in dogs can have a traumatic or atraumatic aetiology. Whereas traumatic injuries are usually straightforward in the decision-making as surgery is recommended in most cases, decision making in cases with underlying tendinopathy that are more chronic can be truly challenging. A wide variety of treatment options are…

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Published on: 13.06.2018
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CT for orthopaedic surgeons

Presenter: Duncan Barnes MA VetMB DSAS (Ortho) MRCVS
RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Surgery (Orthopaedics)

Category: Orthopaedic Club

The increased availability of computed tomography in veterinary practice has revolutionised the diagnosis of orthopaedic disease in the last decade. This webinar will look at CT from and orthopaedic surgeon’s perspective. The use of CT in the diagnosis of both common and rare orthopaedic conditions will be discussed, including the…

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Published on: 09.05.2018
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Keeping joints healthy: what to tell owners

Presenter: Kinley Smith MA VetMB CertSAS DipECVS PhD MRCVS
European and RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Orthopaedics

Category: Orthopaedic Club

It’s the first vaccination and the owner of the bouncy Labrador puppy is asking questions! “How much exercise can my puppy have”? “How can I reduce the risk of hip dysplasia”? “Should I start him on glucosamine to prevent arthritis”? These and similar questions often don’t have simple answers and…

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Published on: 10.04.2018
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Postoperative management and complications of External Skeletal Fixators

Presenter: Pilar Lafuente DVM PhD DACVS-SA DECVS DACVSMR CCRT FHEA MRCVS
American, European & RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery

Category: Orthopaedic Club

This webinar is focused on the postoperative management and complications of dogs and cats that had had and external skeletal fixator placed. External skeletal fixation is a versatile and more affordable stabilization technique, which makes it commonly used in small animal orthopaedics. It also has multiple applications, not only fracture…

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Published on: 14.03.2018
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Aiming for an optimal outcome in canine and feline orthopaedic patients - what else does it take apart from surgery?

Presenter: Heidi Radke DrMedVet DipECVS MRCVS
European and RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery (Orthopaedics)

Category: Orthopaedic Club

This webinar will provide you with strategies to optimise the outcome of your small animal orthopaedic patients. Together we will brainstorm approaches to minimise the development and the clinical consequences of osteoarthritis, how to plan an effective aftercare and ways to enhance owner compliance. Our possibilities to assess outcomes after…

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Published on: 13.02.2018
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Emerging therapies for the treatment of OA - stem cells, PRP, monoclonal antibodies, and possibly more!

Presenter: Ben Walton BVSc DSAS(Orth) MRCVS
RCVS Specialist in Small Animal Surgery

Category: Orthopaedic Club

It has been estimated that approximately 20% of the adult canine population has osteoarthritis (OA). This makes it a huge welfare concern, and a popular target for novel therapies. Many new treatments have been introduced to the veterinary market in recent years, and understanding their relative merits and limitations can…

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Published on: 16.01.2018
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