Ultrasound of the Mid-Distal Limb & Stifle for Equine Practitioners


Date: February 22 - February 23, 2019


This course provides equine practitioners with the knowledge and especially the practical skills to competently and confidently scan the mid-distal front- and hindlimb incl. the stifle joint of the horse. Over the two days the attendees will spend 7 hours scanning the following anatomical regions in small groups (2 4 vets per ultrasound machine) on live horses: Pastern, fetlock, digital flexor tendon sheath, flexor tendons, suspensory ligament, tarsus (incl. sheaths) & stifle.The course will run over two days, with a focus on highly illustrated lectures which will be systematically approached:How to get the most out of your ultrasound machineUltrasonographic Anatomy and Conditions of the Foot & PasternDigital Flexor Tendon Sheath & Annular LigamentFetlock Joint RegionFlexor Tendons & Check LigamentsSuspensory Ligament Frontlimb vs. HindlimbCarpus & Carpal Sheath Tarsus, Tarsal Bursae & Sheath Stifle Joint RegionThe course fee includes hot lunches, coffee/tea breaks, the wine & cheese reception, extensive electronic course notes and a certificate of attendance. Attendees can choose to only attend the lectures (= Lectures Only) on this course or can register for the entire course (= Lectures & Practical Sessions). Early course registration is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available due to the highly practical nature of this course.

Event Address: Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center40 Frontage Road, Ringoes, New Jersey, United States

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For More Information:Robin Johnson,VetPD

PO Box 951832 ,Lake Mary ,FL ,32795 ,United States

1-844-870-6097 , office@vetpd.com, vetpd.com

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