VETERINARY ORTHOPEDICS AND TRAUMATOLOGY IN DOGS AND CATS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The subject is aimed at teaching knowledge and understanding of the basics of orthopedics.
The student will also learn to apply the acquired knowledge and understanding in an in deep evaluation of orthopedic problems.
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Course contents summary
Joint and Bone Pathologies in growing dogs and cats, Hip Dysplasia, Elbow dysplasia, Patellar Luxation, Cranial Cruciate Ligamnt Disease, Osteochondrois, Congenital and Traumatic Luxations, Aproach and fracture treatment (AO, External Fixation and Stable Angle Systems) Arthrodesis.
Fossum Theresa Welch: Smal Animal Surgery. Masson Editore
Assessment methods and criteria