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For Equine Vets Everywhere

VetPD Sports Horse Medicine & Orthopaedics - A 2 Day Practical Course

22 Mar 2019 08:30 - 23 Mar 2019 17:45

Course Description:
Equine practitioners working with sports horses are under considerable pressure to keep the horses under their care competing at the highest level at all times. Furthermore, evaluating poorly performing competition horses can be a daunting task because the clinical signs caused by different conditions may be very similar, leaving vets wondering where to start their investigation.

The world-renowned speakers will provide a broad overview on the most important topics in sports horse medicine and orthopaedics and will cover the following subjects through highly-illustrated and interactive presentations and by sharing many practical tips and tricks with the attendees:
Latest Developments in Orthopaedic Therapies – Polyacrylamide, Pro-stride, Resveratrol, MsC, PrP, IRAP etc.)
A Novel Perspective on Overground Endoscopy
Applications for Objective Lameness Measurement in Sports Horses
New Ways of using Haematology & Biochemistry in Sports Horses
Lameness Examination – When things get complicated; Reliability/Repeatability of Blocks, Multiple Site/Limb Lameness
Which Heart Murmurs are relevant in Sports Horses
Practical Equine Rehabilitation – A review of Available Modalities
Exercise Testing – Identifying Subclinical Problems in Sports Horses
Contentious Issues in Sports Horse Pre-Purchase Examination
Feeding the Competitive Athlete

This course is suitable for RCVS Modules: B-EP.3; C-E.2; C-E.4; C-E.5; C-E.6; C-E.7; C-E.15; C-E.16; C-E.17

Full Programme and to Book Your Place

Course Speakers:
Andris J. Kaneps DVM, PhD, Dipl.ACVS, Dipl.ACVSMR
Emmanuelle Van Erck DVM, PhD, Dip l. ECEIM J
Jon Vedding Nielsen DVM, Cert.(EqDiseases)

Terms and conditions:

Equi Vet Serwis,
near Poznan,
Wygoda 6 64-320,

Note: only online payments are accepted when booking via the website. If you do not wish to pay online please contact the office on 01638 723555