Equine Ultrasound-Guided Injection Techniques & Therapies

DATE – 27 & 28 May 2017
VENUE – Agnes Banks, Sydney
LOCATION – Sydney Area, New South Wales

Roger Smith  – MA, VetMB, PhD, DEO, Dipl.ECVS, ECVDI Assoc., MRCVS
Professor of Equine Orthopaedics, Royal Veterinary College, London, England

Henk van der Veen – DVM, Cert.ISELP
Lingehoeve Diergeneeskunde Equine Referral Hospital
Florent David – DVM, MSc, Dipl.ACVS, Dipl.ECVS, ECVDI Assoc., Dipl. ACVSMR
Equine Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist, Bjerke Dyrehospital, Oslo, Norway

This two-day highly practical course covers the theory and practical skills of performing ultrasound-guided orthopaedic injections and ultrasound-assisted minimally-invasive surgery covering all regions of the musculoskeletal apparatus of the horse. Bringing together internationally renowned orthopaedic experts with a strong interest in this field, this course also provides a critical overview of conventional and biologic treatment modalities for orthopaedic conditions. This course is suitable for veterinarians from mixed or equine practice who have experience with ultrasonography. During the afternoons, 7 hours of practical sessions will give attendees plenty of opportunity to practice the different injection techniques on cadavers and specimens and to get tips and tricks in small groups (2 – 4 attendees per ultrasound machine), under the supervision of the specialists. Each attendee will rotate through the following practical stations: Tendon & ligament injections; Stifle, Hip & Shoulder Joint injections; Cervical facet joint injections; Injections of the Back; Lumbosacral & Sacroiliac injections; Injections of Bursae & Ultrasound-assisted Surgery.

Register by SUNDAY, 2nd APRIL 2017, 11:59 PM (GMT), 

to qualify for the early booking discount.