Comprehensive Patellar Luxation Correction Course
Date: June 24 - June 24, 2018
Patellar Luxation Correction: Online Lecture & Wet LabThis course includes two parts and is designed for the veterinarian who wishes to learn/refine the techniques of correction of patellar luxation with emphasis on medial patellar luxation. Specific components of the surgical procedure taught will be block recession trochleoplasty, tibial tuberosity transposition, medial release, and lateral imbrication including tips that arent in any of the textbooks! Part One of this course is a pre-recorded online lecture that includes a comprehensive discussion of the pathophysiology of patellar luxation, physical examination tips and pointers for radiographic assessment. Step-by-step surgical assessment and treatment will be presented including tips for special challenges as concurrent patellar luxation and cranial cruciate ligament disease. Postoperative care and monitoring will be presented. Part Two of this course is a hands-on workshop. The medial patella correction techniques will be demonstrated in a step-by-step fashion using high resolution video and practiced on canine cadavers under faculty supervision.*The online lecture will be available for 30 days before the hands-on lab.
Event type: Online Lecture & Live Hands-On Wet Lab
Event Address: DoubleTree Hotel Phoenix Tempe2100 South Priest Drive, Tempe, AZ, United States
Sponsor: Securos Surgical
For More Information:,Securos University